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Nissan recalls 15K Versa Notes

Incorrectly torqued body sill bolts and erroneously manufactured rear seat bolts are behind Nissan of North America’s recall of more than 15,000 Versa Note vehicles. In one recall, 7,707 Notes made between April 23 and July 3 of this year … Continue reading

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Proper driving etiquette when the road adds a travel lane

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I’m hoping you can clear up some confusion we have about the intersection at Clares Street and 40th Avenue in Capitola. While driving east, there are two lanes on Clares, but when you go through the … Continue reading

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Spare tire inflation problem sparks Nissan recall

Nissan of North America is recalling 123,308 model year 2013 Altima vehicles because their spare tires may have been over- or under-inflated. Tires with too much or too little air in them may fail without warning, increasing the risk of … Continue reading

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Discussing safety on Highway 17

The Santa Cruz County Traffic Operations Oversight Committee and Safe on 17 Task force will meet 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday at at the San Jose area CHP office, at 2020 Junction Ave., to discuss safety efforts along Highway 17. The group, … Continue reading

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