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Weather Or Not, Get Your Car Ready Now

(NAPSI)—Here’s advice many motorists can warm up to: “An investment of an hour or two to have your vehicle checked is all it takes to have peace of mind and help avoid the cost and hassle of car trouble during severe weather,” suggested Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. Its “Be Car Care Aware” campaign promotes regular vehicle care, maintenance and repair.

  • icon Updated: November 21

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Design The Car Of Tomorrow, Win A Scholarship Today
Updated: November 14, 2014 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—High school students can draw a valuable lesson from a major car company’s contest.

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Fuel-Saving All-Wheel Drive
Updated: November 14, 2014 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—When purchasing a car, there are a lot of optional features to consider. While some offer convenience and comfort, others, such as an all-wheel-drive system, offer safety, making it one of the most important and helpful options to consider for your next car.

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Safe Cars For Teens
Updated: November 14, 2014 - 2:31 am

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Don't Get Left Out In The Cold
Updated: November 14, 2014 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—Here’s a chilling fact: Cold weather affects auto batteries more than any other engine component. That’s because they’re filled with fluid containing mostly water and are susceptible to freezing when the battery is not fully charged.

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Thursday 10/30/2014
Six Vehicle Warning Signs Your Nose Can Notice
Updated: October 31, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—While most motorists are fond of what’s known as that “new car smell,” there are some other specific odors that motorists should also be aware of.

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Thursday 10/16/2014
Get Your Car Ready For Winter Roads
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—There are a few things you need to do to keep yourself and your precious cargo—kids, friends, pets—safe on snow, ice, slush, black ice and wet roads. Safety on the road is important all year-round, but winter weather calls for extra caution behind the wheel. That’s why many auto safety experts urge motorists to keep road safety at the top of their checklists this winter and switch to tires specifically designed for cold weather driving.

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Properly Prepping Engines For Winter Storage
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—As colder weather approaches, it’s time to start getting your classic cars, motorcycles, boats, lawn mowers and other seasonal equipment ready for storage. But before you stash them away for the winter, invest a few minutes in proper storage techniques to avoid costly engine problems and ensure they start up quickly come spring.

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Covering Your Pickup's Bed In Style
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 1:31 am

(NAPSI)—There’s good news for those who love their pickup truck-whether they use it for work or fun.

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