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Lauren Fix's guide to summer car care

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With airline prices at an all-time high, consumers are driving to save money and freedom on their summer vacations. Drivers need to be sure they're getting peak performance from their cars and trucks.

A vehicle in poor shape wastes gasoline and money that you can use elsewhere. And whether the family is driving to Grandma's, camping, or a vacation spot, safety is also a key consideration. You don't want to spend part of your vacation by the side of the road.

Click the video player to see what Lauren Fix, the Car Coach®, has to say about keeping your ride in prime condition this summer.

Online: www.laurenfix.com

Note: Lauren's visit was sponsored by the Car Care Council. Visit them online at www.carcare.org

 

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