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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...
  • Three Plug-Ins: The Cost to Drive

    Three Plug-Ins: The Cost to Drive
    , we compared the driving experience of three plug-in cars: the Nissan Leaf, the Chevrolet Volt and a Prius Plug-In demonstration car that is still a work in progress ahead of a 2012 retail product launch. Here, we present the results in both energy...
  • Does his Cadillac need an oil change every 5 months?

    Does his Cadillac need an oil change every 5 months?
    I took my 2008 Cadillac CTS in for an oil change the other day and the service manager told me my car had a recall regarding the onboard computer's suggested oil life. GM decided that it should be reset to recommend that the oil would be changed more...
  • Best Car Repair Shop

    Best Car Repair Shop
    1) Modern Tire When youve managed to be in the car repair business for more than 30 years, youve obviously done something right. “We are really service-oriented and customer friendly,” said Modern Tire owner John DeSimone, whos worked in...
  • Common Cents: Pinching Pennies

    Common Cents: Pinching Pennies
    It's Common Cents Week here on the PIX11 Morning News. We're covering everything from where to sell your old gold jewelry to how to save for your future. But first, we're kicking things off by pinch pennies! We caught up with "Real Simple" magazine to...
  • Extended auto warranty promises didn't live up to sales pitch

    Extended auto warranty promises didn't live up to sales pitch
    I was really shocked at the promises made to consumers in advertising and sales pitches by U.S. Fidelis, once known as National Auto Warranty Services and Dealer Services. The Maryland Attorney General's office just issued a final order against the...
  • Save money by avoiding car maintenance misconceptions

     
    The “service engine soon” light recently lit up the dashboard of my Nissan. Not only did that mean my car needed maintenance, it also meant I’d be spending money – and probably a lot of it. I hate dealing with car troubles. It’...
  • Nice to know

     
    Regular oil changes are a key way to prolong the life of an engine, but automakers have lengthened recommended intervals in recent years to as many as 10,000 miles. "Oil-change intervals are determined by operating conditions and driver habits, not......
  • Ferrari Offers Seven Years Free Maintenance

     
    There is one itsy-bitsy downside to Ferrari ownership: the cost of maintenance. When the price of an oil change hits four digits even the most well-heeled car owner can blanch. To assuage these fears, Ferrari has announced a new seven-year......
  • Cars.com Drives the L.L. Bean Boot

     
    Ever since Cars.com linked up with PickupTrucks.com, we've done only a little truck testing of our own, but we still take them out for a spin just to keep in step with the market. Such was the rationalization last week......
  • DWI Suspect Slips Oil-Change Bribe to Officer

    DWI Suspect Slips Oil-Change Bribe to Officer
    A Long Island man hoped that by slipping a free oil change to an officer he wouldn't have to do jail time for driving drunk. Suffolk County Officer Robert Kall pulled over 44-year-old Joseph Lavelle and arrested him for driving while intoxicated around...