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  1. 2012 WB Winter Meeting Photos

        WB Home Join Committees Events News Awards Roster Scholarships Sponsors Welcome to the 2012 Women’s Board Winter Meeting.   Jennifer Ortiz, AAIA, presents the “Be Car Care Aware” 10-year anniversary website and video.   Jennifer Ortiz, AAIA, presents the “Be Car Care Aware” 10-year anniversary website and video.   Linda Rudd, Bridgestone Retail Operations, READ MORE »

  2. The Weather Outside is Frightful; Take the Scare Out of Winter Driving

    When the weather outside is frightful, a little advance preparation will take the scare out of winter driving, says the Car Care Council. A few preventive vehicle maintenance steps will keep you from being stranded in severe winter weather. “The thought of a breakdown, an engine not starting or otherwise being stranded is scary as READ MORE »

  3. Winter Driving Tips: How to Drive in the Snow

    In a perfect world, all roads would be dry and untrafficked. But in the real world, drivers face a wide variety of weather conditions, and when snow is added to the mix, the potential for automotive disaster can increase exponentially. Whether you venture to the ski slopes once in a blue moon or spend six READ MORE »

  4. How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

    When temperatures start to drop, it’s time to get your car ready for winter. The right maintenance, preparation and tools can be literal lifesavers in harsh conditions. Regular Maintenance Now’s the time to get your car up to speed on all of its regular maintenance. That means taking care of any fluids that may have READ MORE »

  5. Winterizing Your Vehicle Can Save Cold Cash

    Bethesda, MD – November 9, 2010 – The last thing any driver needs is a vehicle that breaks down in cold, harsh winter weather. Winterizing your vehicle should be a top priority, according to the Car Care Council, saving you from the inconvenience of being out in the cold and with the unexpected expense of emergency READ MORE »

  6. Car Care Council’s Free Car Care Guide: A Great Stocking Stuffer

    How about a holiday gift idea that is free, can help save money and shows how much you care? The Car Care Council’s 80-page Car Care Guide makes a great stocking stuffer for any driver on your holiday shopping list. “Our popular Car Care Guide is a thoughtful gift that shows the drivers on your READ MORE »

  7. Pre-Trip Vehicle Check Minimizes Thanksgiving Travel Stress

    High traffic volumes and unpredictable weather make Thanksgiving a stressful time to travel. According to the AAA, the number of Thanksgiving travelers will top 54 million, the highest travel volume in over a dozen years. While you can’t control the traffic or the weather, you can make sure that your vehicle is prepared for the READ MORE »

  8. Six-Point Vehicle Check: A Gift that Keeps on Giving

    A six-point vehicle check is a gift that will keep on giving, both in better vehicle performance and fewer unexpected repairs this winter, says the Car Care Council. “Why not wrap up the holiday season with a gift for you and your car? Inspecting six key systems ahead of time can save you the headaches READ MORE »

  9. As Temperatures Drop, Check Tire Pressure More Often

    You may notice when the weather turns colder, the tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) light on your dashboard lights up more frequently. The Car Care Council recommends checking your tire pressure regularly during the winter to help keep the TPMS light off and your vehicle safe. “It’s typical at this time of year for motorists READ MORE »

  10. Motorists Can Celebrate Fall Car Care Month in Three Easy Steps

    October is Fall Car Care Month, the ideal time of the year to pay special attention to that vehicle you depend on so much to get you where you are going, says the Car Care Council. “Celebrating Fall Car Care Month with some basic service is as easy as one, two, three and it doesn’t READ MORE »