Apr 04,2008 00:00
April is National Car Care Month, the time of year to for you to focus on taking better care of your second largest investment. Especially now, with record high gas prices, you may not be able to control the price of gas at the pump, but you can take control of your vehicle’s unnecessary fuel consumption.
Performing simple and inexpensive vehicle maintenance does not only save gas money, perhaps as much as $1,200 per year, but it also improves a vehicle’s safety and dependability. In fact, according to the survey by the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association, 75 percent of drivers said they are maintaining their vehicles better because of rising gas prices.
These simple gas-savings maintenance tips can add up to serious savings:
You can receive a free 56-page Car Care Guide designed to help motorists save money, conserve energy, improve highway safety and help protect the environment. To order your free guide, visit the Car Care Council’s Web site.
Car Care Council
7101 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814301-654-6664