Largest-Ever Free Vehicle Check-Up Event for Fall Car Care Month

October is Fall Car Care Month!!

The largest-ever consumer vehicle check-up event will be hosted by the Car Care Council in conjunction with the 49th Annual Northwood University International Auto Show for Fall Car Care Month

Sunday, October 7, 2012

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

H. H. Dow High School Parking Lot

3901 North Saginaw Road  Midland, MI 48640

The car care event will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7 (no appointment necessary) in the parking lot of Dow High School at the corner of North Saginaw Road and West Main Street, adjacent the Northwood campus. During the entire show being held Oct. 5-7, the Car Care Council will also have a high-visibility booth, near the parking shuttle bus drop-off on campus. Council staff will be on-hand to discuss “Be Car Care Aware,” distribute free car care guides to consumers and provide information about the Sunday vehicle check-up event.

In addition to the vehicle inspections at the Car Care Council vehicle check-up event, aftermarket companies will host education demonstrations showing worn vs. new parts like wiper blades, hoses, belts, tires, brake pads and rotors, and dirty vs. clean engine oil and fluids. Gift bags with Car Care Council literature, aftermarket company samples and giveaways will be given to all attendees.

For more information about the vehicle check-up event, contact the Car Care Council at 240-333-1045 and visit the Facebook Event Page HERE.  

For more information about the Northwood University International Auto Show, visit

About the Car Care Council:

The Car Care Council is the source of information for the “Be Car Care Aware” consumer education campaign promoting the benefits of regular vehicle care, maintenance and repair to consumers. For more information, visit

About Northwood University:
Northwood University is committed to the most personal attention to prepare students for success in their careers and in their communities; it promotes critical thinking skills, personal effectiveness, and the importance of ethics, individual freedom and responsibility. Private, nonprofit and accredited, Northwood University specializes in managerial and entrepreneurial education at three full-service, residential campuses located in southern Florida, mid-Michigan and northern Texas. Northwood University has the only full-accredited bachelor’s degree in automotive and heavy duty aftermarket management in the world.

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