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How to Keep Your Car in Top Condition

By  On September 4, 2012 | Filed Under Car Articles

How to Keep Your Car in Top Condition

A car is a major investment that provides a reliable source of transportation when it is kept in good condition. Additionally, a person’s car makes a valuable statement about their personal tastes, attention to detail and social status. Whether a person drives an old classic car or the latest model, it is essential to keep it protected from environmental factors such as sun, dirt and precipitation that can all take their toll on a car’s appearance and performance. Therefore, following a few simple maintenance steps can help anyone to keep their car in its top condition. Wash and Wax Regularly Cars are in constant contact with natural elements such as rain, insects and dirt. No matter what a person does, if they drive, then their cars will inevitably be exposed to some type of ...

Use Proactive Approach to Keep Your Vehicle Fuel-Efficient

Consider simple maintenance tips from AutoZone to improve fuel efficiency and prevent breakdowns. AutoZone is mostconcerned to provide best solution to vehicle problems of customers and that’s why it sponsored a survey and the results of the study revealed that above half of drivers of America are making sacrifices to adjust with ever increasing prices of gas. Some of the respondents of survey said that they prefer short trips and wisely manage their spending to accommodate with higher gas prices. Above half of the respondents of study sponsored by AutoZone said that tough economic conditions has also affected their buying power to purchase the new vehicle. Director of merchandising at AutoZoneSteve Stoll said, “Spending a few minutes and a few dollars performing routine maintena...

Keeping your brand new Jaguar in tip top shape: Car maintenance tips

If you have recently bought a gleaming new Jaguar XJ or even an older model, it pays dividends to look after your motor. Many people simply do not know how to maintain their cars properly. With a little know how you can save on expensive bills when something goes wrong, preserve the performance of your purchase and most importantly ensure you, your passengers and other drivers are safe. You can also fetch a few more quid if you are selling on the vehicle by making sure it is always in pristine condition. Firstly, safety is by far the most important thing. There are several components on any given car which must be maintained and can be very dangerous if not looked after. For instance you must make sure you get your brake pads regularly checked and changed if they are worn down. Faili...