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Ways to Save on Car Maintenance

Ways to Save on Car Maintenance

Even as cars evolve to need less-frequent care, maintenance and replacement costs can take a big bite out of your wallet. Don't worry, we're not going to try to teach you how to rebuild an engine or even dirty your hands -- just how to make smart decisions that will keep you rolling for less. Give regular fuel a try. Even if your car says premium fuel recommended -- or even required -- few really need it. Most late-model cars can adjust to regular fuel because engines are now equipped with knock sensors, which adjust the engine's timing automatically when they detect uncontrolled burning -- the tell-tale 'pinging' -- and forestall any engine damage. You may...

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