Category Archives: Safety

Bike-Ride Safety Tips

Pedal, Meet Metal: 5 Bike-Riding Safety Tips

Who wants to go for a bike ride? The weather is beautiful, the tires are all pumped up, and we can’t think of any good reason to stay indoors. That said, we’re going to look at some safety issues before we head out, since that’s the sort of exhaustie foresight that makes us famous at Robbins Nissan. Here, we’e laid out a few bike-riding safety tips, so be sure to read closely before you put on your spandex. Read the rest of this entry >>

The Nissan Around View Monitor

Get to Know the Nissan Around View Monitor with Moving Object Detection

Perhaps the most paradoxical thing about parking your car is that, despite there’s irtually no chance that a 5mph collision would cause any bodily harm, there’s a remarkable amount of damage that can occur while performing a parking maneuer. (We would know, after all, since we have a fantastic collision center at our Houston-area dealership.) But what if there was a way to aoid these low-speed collisions with curbs and wayward shopping carts? What if there was something like…Oh, I don’t know…the Nissan Around Vview Monitor with Moing Object Detection? Read the rest of this entry >>

Windshield Wiper Replacement Humble TX

Fixing Common Windshield Wiper Problems

Do you ever think about your windshield wipers? In all likelihood, you only think about your wipers when they act up, or when they aren’t performing as they should. There are common problems that are associated with windshield wipers, of course, but how are you supposed to address them? Here are four common windshield wiper issues, along with adice from Robbins Nissan about how you can fix them. Read the rest of this entry >>

Safe Driving During a Thunderstorm

Driving Safely During Severe Summer Weather

If there’s anything that we can be certain of during a Texas summer, it’s that the weather will be uncertain. Sure, we’ll have our share of beautiful days and our fair share of heat, but those nice afternoons can pretty quickly give way to some unbeliveable evening storms. So how do you drive safely during severe summer weather? Let’s look briefly at how to best stay safe in a ariety of driing situations, shall we? Read the rest of this entry >>

Safety Tips for Older Drivers

Twilight Travel: Safety Tips for Older Drivers

Although popular teleision characters such as Hans Moleman on The Simpsons and Grandpa Marsh on South Park might suggest otherwise, older drivers are generally just as safe on the road as their younger counterparts. That said, there are still physical and practical limitations that affect us as we age, and it’s important to know what they are so that we can drive more safely. To assist in this mission, we’e assembled a few safety tips for older drivers, courtesy of your friends here at Robbins Nissan! Read the rest of this entry >>

Best Ways to Protect your Tires

Tread Talk: Four Best Ways to Protect Your Tires

How often do you think about your tires? Are you thinking about them now? Hae you thought about them this month, or even thought about them this year? For many drivers, their tires are a total afterthought, but as the first line of defense between you and a ruined day, this seems a little nonsensical. Our tires are crucial to maintaining a positive driver experience, and they rightly deserve your attention and respect. So, what are the best ways to protect your tires and give them a long lifespan? Here are four that we recommend at Robbins Nissan. Read the rest of this entry >>

2015 nissan murano top safety pick plus houston tx

2015 Nissan Murano Safety Ratings Reveal its Multi-Faceted Appeal

2015 Nissan Murano Safety Ratings

As we often say around these parts, we don’t make the news, but we’re sure happy to report it. We don’t feel the need to gussy-up our cars, trucks and SUVS, instead opting to simply state the facts and let Houston-area drivers decide for themselves. That’s why we’re excited to report the news regarding the 2015 Nissan Murano safety ratings, recently released by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Read the rest of this entry >>

Precious Cargo: Safety Tips for Traveling with Kids

Did you know that seven out of ten kids in child safety seats are not properly buckled in? Or that car accidents are the #1 reason children are taken from us too soon in this country? It’s sobering stats such as these that have given rise to Child Passenger Safety Week, which comes up from September 13th through September 19th, culminating with National Seat Check Saturday. In honor of this ever-important event, we at Robbins Nissan have culled a few tips for traeling with kids from a few knowing sources. Read the rest of this entry >>

Nissan Driver Attention Alert

Feeling Drowsy? The Nissan Driver Attention Alert is Here to Help

How was your drive to work this morning? Good? Less than ideal? Downright crappy? If your drive wasn’t as good as you might have hoped, it might be because you were feeling tired, a situation that affects roughly 60% of adult drivers at one time or another. April 6th is Drowsy Driing Awareness Day, an effort to combat a problem on the rise among many drivers. It also coincides with the release of the details regarding the Nissan Drier Attention Alert, which combats this problem as well. Read the rest of this entry >>