Archive for March, 2008

National Car Care Month

Now is a great time to make a commitment to take better care of your car.  It’s National Car Care Month, so many people are taking the time to give their vehicles a little TLC.  Regular maintenance is more important than people realize.  It can keep motorists from having to call their road service program. […]

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Tips For Better Fuel-Efficiency

Many economists are predicting that fuel prices will reach $4 a gallon by summer.  According to a recent survey, if this happens motorists will alter their driving behaviors dramatically. This survey also revealed that 91 percent of motorists are cutting back on their driving and 74 percent are being better about maintaining their cars since […]

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Tips To Maintain Your Car For Spring And Summer

With spring and summer approaching, it is important to maintain your car.  The heat is unavoidable and it can do great damage to your vehicle.  Here are a few tips to prepare your car for summer that will help you avoid calling for road service. First, have your hoses and belts inspected.  Many vehicles today […]

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New Tire Rules Mean Added Safety For Motorists

Over the past few decades, perhaps one of the biggest technical developments has been to tires. And now, new rules concerning tires will yield even more mileage and safety improvements. After the estimated 280 deaths that were linked to Firestone tire failures on the Ford Explorer SUVs, lawmakers ordered tire pressure monitoring systems are used. […]

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What Are The Toughest Vehicles On The Road?

Consumers will find that vehicles can withstand more and more demands.  Now, there is a plentitude of cars out there that are tough and reliable.  Which cars are going to prevent you from having to call for road service? Honda is a good place to start.  Honda puts out vehicles that are safe and reliable.  […]

Graduated Licensing Helps Teens Remain Safe

When a teenager turns 16 years old, they are excited to get their drivers license. Unfortunately, teens have more driving accidents than any other age group. For the majority of teen drivers, the question isn’t whether they are going to have an accident, but when they are going to have an accident. This makes an […]

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Maintaining Your Car Will Keep You From Becoming Stranded

To avoid having to call for emergency roadside assistance, maintain your car.  There are a lot of motorists driving around with poorly maintained cars, and many of them find themselves stranded on the side of the road calling for road service.  To avoid this situation follow these simple tips. Many people drive with very low […]

Maintain Your Vehicle To Avoid Road Service Calls

Modern vehicles are designed for longevity, and if they are maintained properly, they can outlive their owners. However, many motorists don’t take the time to take care of their vehicles, which can lead to breakdowns and accidents. In this instance, the only thing saving a motorist is his road service program. In a test conducted […]

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Stronger Car Materials Make Things More Difficult For Rescue Workers

Automakers have been redesigning vehicles so that they are stronger than ever.  They have achieved this by using lightweight materials, allowing cars to be more fuel-efficient. This technology makes vehicles more durable, cutting down on road service calls.  Also, it is saving numerous lives. The only disadvantage to these new, stronger materials is that rescue […]

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If A Jumpstart Won’t Work, Call For Emergency Roadside Assistance

There is nothing worse than getting into your car and turning the ignition, just to find that your car won’t start.  This is a daily occurrence for motorists, so it is important to know how to handle this situation.  In addition to having a road service program, there are some things that you can do […]