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Off Road: … and stuck!

Stuck F-150 DistanceWhen you own a 4WD vehicle, snow can become a fun thing, like being a kid again.  You look forward to driving in the snow, so long as the 2WD cars aren’t anywhere around to slide into you.  You boast about your two-speed transfer case and your off-road skid plates and tires.  Or, if you’re like me, you don’t quite look forward to driving in it, but know that you can go (almost) anywhere you need to, and can usually get yourself out of sticky situations.  Well, that is, if you know what’s underneath the snow.

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Owner’s Log: MaximumPhil’s 2010 Nissan Maxima, Update 9

OwnersLogPhil has had his Maxima three years, and it’s been mostly smooth sailing.  He continues to send in biannual updates just like clockwork, with only a few issues reported this time.  It looks like overall he’s happy with his car, so click past the jump to see all the pertinent details.

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Owner’s Log: MaximumPhil’s 2010 Nissan Maxima, Update 8

 

OwnersLogMaximumPhil has owned his 2010 Nissan Maxima SV for two and a half years now, with no issues, save a month spent in the body shop due to an accident.  Meanwhile, Phil continues to run regular-grade gasoline in his Maxima with no ill effect, showing good programming by Nissan’s engineers!  Continue reading for more details about Phil’s Maxima in the past six months.

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Owner’s Log: MaximumPhil’s 2010 Nissan Maxima, Update 7

Phil’s had his 2010 Nissan Maxima for a whole 2 years now, so congratulations, Phil!  Still not a lot of miles (less than I had on my own 2010 Maxima in the 19 months I owned it, in fact), with only one issue to report so far.  Read on for more details.

Note: MaximumPhil is reporting on a semi-annual basis.

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Owner’s Log: 2011 Ford F-150 Lariat (10/2011 – 1/2012)

It’s been a quick three months with my new 2011 Ford F-150 Lariat, and for a refresher on my impression of it, see the review I wrote on it.  In the past quarter, I’ve logged over 3,600 miles, virtually worry-free.  Read on for what’s been happening with my F-150.

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Owner’s Log: MaximumPhil’s 2010 Nissan Maxima, Update 6

Phil’s had his 2010 Nissan Maxima for 18 months now, and is still pleased with his purchase.  During this last reporting period, he had a scheduled maintenance check-up done.  Read on for Phil’s experience in the last quarter.

Note: From now on, updates from MaximumPhil will be made on a semi-annual basis.

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