CAR CARE NEWS :: AUGUST 2016

Car Car Tips & Other News

Nationwide Effort to Decrease DUI

A major enforcement campaign to reduce drunk drivers kicks off in mid-August with law enforcement agencies across the country.

August Car Care Tips for Summer Drips, Drops and Drool

Patience, attention to detail and the right equipment make that showroom shine possible.

While we can’t help you with the first two, our experts can guide you toward smart purchases.

2016 Sienna Delivers Safety, All-Wheel Drive

The Sienna minivan is designed with safety and parents in mind. Four LATCH locations peppered throughout the cabin create a variety of spots to secure a child safety seat.

Drivers can communicate over speakr to rear passengers, and the Siena

Box Up Car Clutter With Nifty Organizers

Vehicles serve as our personal shuttles, a mobile office, and (in some cases) a dining room on wheels.

Bringing some organizing tools into your cabin works wonders when it comes to clearing the clutter and maintaining order.

Back-to-School Safety for Drivers, Students

Back to school means the return of safety zones, busses, crossing guards, and morning gridlock. Here's what you need to know as summer winds to a close and school gets back in session.

Safety Council Site Unravels Car Tech

Modern cars contain safety features a driver might not even know exists--much less use effectively.

Safe driving advocates began www.MyCarDoesWhat.org to help sort out everything packed in that mobile supercomputer.

Backpackology: How to Pack for Success

What’s inside matters, especially when we’re talking about school backpacks.

School is almost back in session--making now the time to teach your child some organization skills ahead of the upcoming semester.

Give Your Car A Brake After Summer of Fun

Your brakes endure stifling heat all summer long. Reward them--and protect yourself--with a brake inspection to assess how well everything held up.

Pacific Coast Drive: Ocean Meets 'Wow!'

There’s a reason Highways 1 and 101 from California to Washington attract drivers from all over the globe.

Simply put, this long and winding road leaves travelers awestruck--1,400 miles of windswept vistas and foaming ocean.

Give Your Battery Its Summer Check-up

Summer heat can be deadly for car batteries--especially when under the strain of your vehicle's air conditioning system and electronic gadgetry.

Here's how to tell if your battery can handle the challenge or if it's time for a replacement.

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