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DARING INFINITI QX SPORT INSPIRATION CONCEPT UNVEILED IN BEIJING

The new Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept car has made its global public premiere yesterday at the 2016 Beijing Auto Show, exploring the brand’s vision for a premium mid-sized SUV.
The QX Sport Inspiration follows a series of highly acclaimed concept cars such as the Q30 Concept, QX30 Concept, and Q60 Concept. The QX Sport Inspiration concept explores a vision of how Infiniti could once again demonstrate this successful approach in the mid-sized SUV class, one of the largest and fastest-growing premium segments. The new concept also lays down markers for the design, layout, and engineering of future Infiniti QX models.Read more

Posted on May 2016,06   // Author: Admin  

PEOPLE NEED TO KNOW: RECALLED RENTAL AND USED CARS SHOULD BE REPAIRED BEFORE YOU GET THE KEYS

Transportation Secretary calls on Federal Government to close a dangerous safety gap

If a new car is recalled for a safety problem, it’s illegal for a dealer to sell you that car until the issue has been fixed. However, no similar protection exists for a person who buys a recalled used car or rents a recalled car. Under current federal law, rental-car companies and used-car dealers are not required to fix a defect—or even tell you about a problem—before you drive the vehicle off the lot.

This gap in safety law puts milli... Read more

Posted on May 2016,04   // Author: Admin  

NEW FUEL-ECONOMY STANDARDS ARE DRIVING SAVING AND INNOVATION

You don't have to sacrifice affordability, comfort, or wow factor by buying a gas-sipping car

When consumers shop for a new car, most are looking for ways to save money on gas: Two-thirds of car buyers expect their next vehicle to provide better fuel economy than their current one, according to a recent Consumer Reports national survey.

Today, the average Read more

Posted on May 2016,03   // Author: Admin  

CONSUMER REPORTS NAMES THE BEST AND WORST CARS BY BRAND

Don't judge a car by its brand—all makes have highs and lows

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We’re often asked, “Who makes the best car?” The reality is, every brand offers models that perform across a spectrum, with some being demonstrably better than others. To further aid water-cooler discussions, we have analyzed our test results to compile a list that chronicles the best and worst models.

The overall test score variation differs from brand to brand, with some brands' worst model being still doing rather well, while others span a wide range, making any generalities quite misl... Read more

Posted on May 2016,03   // Author: Admin  

2016 TOYOTA RAV4 XLE AWD vs 2016 HONDA CR-V EX AWD (pt. 2)

Carpartsnigeria Special Issue Vol:7 Executive Summary reviews that both of these "Small Sport Utility Vehicles" are about the same size and offer value, space, and fuel economy.  Priced almost the same at about $26,000 comparably equipped, you can drive a safe, stylish, and practical vehicle with a great reputation for quality. You can get either one with front wheel drive or all wheel drive, though the many safety and performance benefits of all wheel drive are well worth the small price premium.

Motor Trend was so impressed with Honda's improvements to the CR-V that they named it 2015 Sport Utility of the Year.  ... Read more

Posted on April 2016,29   // Author: Admin  

DO YOU TRUST YOUR MECHANIC?

 

What it all boils down to is trust. You have to trust a repair facility to charge you fairly for the work they do, to actually do the work for which you are being charged, to accurately diagnose and repair your car, and to complete the repairs in a reasonable amount of time. To avoid being scammed, overcharged or ripped-off, you need to find a repair facility you can trust.

Don't wait until your car is broken to start looking for a reputable repair facility. Do your looking ahead of time and establish a working relationship with one or more repair facilities by having them do your basic maintenanc... Read more

Posted on April 2016,27   // Author: Admin  

WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR FAKE NUMBER PLATES. WHY ARE INNOCENT PEOPLE BEEN HELD RESPONSIBLE

 

WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR FAKE NUMBER PLATES. WHY ARE INNOCENT PEOPLE BEEN HELD RESPONSIBLE. The story below caught the attention of CPN....

 

I Think it's time we stop over focusing on this PDP/APC, PMB and the rest issues and start looking where our problem is. I believe our problem is in the institutions of this country. I don't want to mention that of police now its for another day. It was on the 14th day of March that a private car owner drove into one of the police station to obtain the new tinted glass permit, in t... Read more

Posted on April 2016,04   // Author: Admin  

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from CarpartsNigeria

 

Dear Customers,

As we enjoyed time with our family this holiday season, we had opportunity to reflect on the things in life for which we are most grateful. Obviously, family and dear friends came to mind, along with the necessities of life that are so often taken for granted. We also found ourselves thinking of our loyal clients – those like you who have chosen to become part of the CarpartsNigeria family. 

At this time, as we start a New Year (2016) and strive to live up to the resolutions we set on New Year's Eve, we’d like to take the opportunity to personally thank you for c... Read more

Posted on December 2015,30   // Author: Admin  

STOLEN VEHICLE 

Please Help CPN Customer - STOLEN VEHICLE - Silver Toyota Corolla

I would like to bring to your notice that my car was stolen on Sunday, 20th December 2015 around 4:20pm where we parked opposite Basketball Court, Ilupeju, Lagos. I have reported to the police who are already conducting their search.

Car details below:
Make: Toyota Corolla 2004, LE Version
Colour: Silver
Reg. No: KUJ 181 HN (Abuja)
Chassis No:  2T1BR32E54C221324

Description:
There's a slight crack on the windshield that runs from the top to bottom at the cen... Read more

Posted on December 2015,24   // Author: Admin  

ENGINE - CHECK YOUR BELTS

CHECK YOUR BELTS

At the front of your engine there will be a series of rubber drive belts that loop around various pulleys, driving everything from the alternator to the a/c compressor. Rubber perishes, more so in extreme conditions like those found in an operating engine bay. Get your timing belt and accessory drive belt checked every 25,000 miles, preferably replacing it every 50,000 miles

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Posted on December 2015,22   // Author: Admin