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For Repairs, Maintenance, GM Dealerships Take A Cue From Wal-Mart

For Repairs, Maintenance, GM Dealerships Take A Cue From Wal-Mart

If you get great service, and a consistently low price that competes with independent repair shops or franchised service centers, would you return to the dealership to get your older, higher-mileage vehicle maintained or repaired? GM is hoping so; to help drum up more business on the service side... read more

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2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS

Top 10 Tips for New Car Buyers: Competition Is Key

Car buying has changed significantly over the past 10 years. In today’s market, consumers have multiple options for everything they buy. As a result, it no longer makes... read more July 8, 2010 by 


 
Pirelli P-Zero Super Trofeo tire

Uniroyal's Latest E-Book Is A Keeper

Uniroyal Tire’s latest E-Book actually has to do with tires. There are ten available on topics as diverse as financial security and health and beauty tips. The most recent... read more June 29, 2010 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Cruze preview

Research Your Car Purchase: Capital One’s Tips For First-Time Car Buyers

The Seventh Annual Rules of the Road Survey from Capital One Auto Finance has just been released. It states that first-time car buyers do a pretty good job of researching the... read more June 29, 2010 by 


 
2010 Hyundai Accent 4-door Sedan Auto GLS Angular Front Exterior View

Research Your Car Purchase: A New Capital One Survey

A new Capital One survey reveals that first-time car buyers do a pretty good job of researching the make, model, and price of the car they want to get. However, they do less... read more June 29, 2010 by  1


 
2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe first drive

Cadillac Free Maintenance: What's It Worth?

Cadillac has announced the roll out of their Premium Care Maintenance program to coincide with the appearance of the 2011 models. The first of which will be the 2011 Cadillac... read more June 23, 2010 by 


 
2011 Lincoln MKX

Buy By September, Get Free Maintenance On New Lincoln Models

If you purchase or lease a new 2010 or 2011 Lincoln between now and September 7, 2010, you'll get one more perk that might bring some peace of mind: free scheduled... read more June 18, 2010 by 


 
Kenworth T270 Hybrid Service Truck

The Kenworth T270 Hybrid Medium-Duty Work Truck

Kenworth, owned by Paccar, has a medium-duty Class 6 (26,000 pound gross vehicle weight) hybrid-electric truck based on the model T270 platform. This truck utilizes the... read more June 17, 2010 by 


 
1997 Nissan Sentra GLE

Auto Parts Stores Are Doing Well, Are Shops Next?

If the performance of three auto parts retailers is any indication, the doldrums in the auto repair industry may soon be history or maybe not. AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts... read more June 1, 2010 by 


 
2010 Mitsubishi Eclipse 3dr Coupe Auto GS Angular Front Exterior View

A Tip Or Two From Car Repair Fraud Charges

It’s your repair dollars that they’re after. Another example of that surfaced recently, as the California Bureau of Automotive Repair closed five Purrfect Auto Service... read more May 24, 2010 by  1


 
2000 Pontiac Grand Am SE

Types Of Car Repair Customers

Car repair facilities are aware that there are many types of car repair consumers, ranging from the person that doesn’t like surprises on the road to those that take the... read more May 19, 2010 by 


 
Continental ContiSportContact tire on Cadillac CTS

Frugal Shopper: Tire Prices Will Rise Again This Summer

It's spring, and if you've made it through the winter with a set of all-season radials, it's the right time to get them inspected and measure that tread. If they're getting... read more May 7, 2010 by 


 
2004 Toyota Prius 5dr HB (Natl) Angular Front Exterior View

Car Advice: How To Jump-Start Your Hybrid Car Without Jump-Starting Your Heart

This past weekend, I had what our President might call a "teachable moment"--an unexpected need for a jump-start in a car I hadn't had to jump, ever. After a long weekend at... read more April 27, 2010 by  5


 
mechanic

Report Confirms Auto-Repair Gouging, Ranks Best And Worst Cities

With auto repair chains ever expanding and dealership service becoming more consistent and predictable, you might think that repair costs are becoming much more standardized... read more February 25, 2010 by  7


 
2010 Smart 454 Concept

Your Car Needs Sunscreen, Too!

When I was a kid, my parents let me run around outside for hours without a thought of skin protection.  Being a fair-skinned boy, I'd get burns that would make my skin... read more February 17, 2010 by  1


 
2007 BMW 3-Series 4-door Sport Wagon 328i RWD Front Exterior View

BMW Extends Free Maintenance On Certified Pre-Owned Cars

BMW has announced a limited-time offer, running from February 2 through March 31, to extend the no-cost maintenance coverage on some U.S. Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) cars by an... read more February 5, 2010 by 


 
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