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The Power Of Duct Tape - An Auto Essential

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 22nd, 2007 4:22pm

The Power Of Duct Tape - An Auto Essential   It is important, being a woman, to especially take care in including emergency items in your car for any type of mishap. This article is going to focus on DUCT TAPE and it's versatility from quick-fix auto repair to first aid. Personally, I LOVE DUCT TAPE AND IT'S NUMEROUS USES not just with cars, but with everything I do, from my office, my home, kids and the outdoors. Back in 1984 when I was working at one of ...


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There’s FINANCING, And Then There’s SPECIAL FINANCING

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 21st, 2007 5:26pm

by Christina Briggs Special financing? Whatever is that? Well, it is how it sounds. Special financing is financing set up for individuals with ‘special’ credit. Special financing means higher interest rates, pre-set prices by the banks on vehicles, fees paid by the dealer, and sometimes required down payments. That’s what special financing means to the banks and the dealership. But what does it mean ...


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Auto Makers Start Listening to What Women Want!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 21st, 2007 4:21pm

We love our cars, right ladies? Well the auto manufacturers are picking up on this more and more. NewsNet5.com reported on the automakers "Female focus" in Detroit. 5 On Your Side consumer specialist Angie Lau went to Detroit to grill auto executives about what they're doing for women. Automakers are sitting up and paying attention. Lau tracked down Chrysler's vice president of marketing, George ...


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MSN Money Features Ask Patty!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 21st, 2007 12:02am

We had to break up our regularly scheduled posts to announce the exciting news that Ask Patty was featured on MSN Money today! MSN Money covered Ask Patty's recent addition of 13 dealer stores to our Female Friendly dealers listing. AskPatty.Com Inc. has certified 13 Crown dealerships across the country, including the one in St. Petersburg/Clearwater. The Ask Patty Certified Dealer program was designed ...


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Find Your Dream Car: NADA Ask Patty Press Conference a Success!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 20th, 2007 8:21pm

Find your dream car on AskPatty.com here: http://www.askpatty.com/chrome.php Ask Patty held her first press conference at the National Automobile Dealer's Association conference in Las Vegas, Nevada this month. We were there to announce our great new partnerships with Chrome Systems and MyCarPage! To give you a little more info about it, let me highlight some fun aspects about these partnerships and then I ...


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Ask Patty Week Around the Auto World Blog Carnival: February 20th

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 20th, 2007 6:35pm

Ask Patty is back for another round! This week seems to have a theme of car repairs and going green... or at least trying to. Ever wonder how car makers decide which colors to use? We have some answers for you! Check out our helpful tips and news stories from around the auto world! Thank you to all of our submitters this week as always! Let's get ready to ride! United Spinal Association teamed up with the Sports ...


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Can YOU Pass The Test?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 17th, 2007 5:30pm

2006 GMAC Insurance National Drivers Test For the second year in a row, we conducted the GMAC Insurance National Drivers Test, fielding a study to gauge the driving knowledge and practices of the American public. The study was divided into two sections: the first section asked standard written driving test questions (taken from state driving tests) and the second section asked driving behavior questions. The results ...


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AutoTrader.com Partners With Ask Patty Expert Woman Lauren Fix!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 16th, 2007 10:41pm

  AutoTrader.com, the ultimate automotive marketplace, today announces its partnership with nationally recognized auto expert and “Car Coach” Lauren Fix, one of Ask Patty's Automotive Expert Women! Fix will assist with building brand awareness and enhancing the company’s image as an expert and as a trustworthy source for consumers looking for vehicles and automotive information. ...


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Reports: GM in talks to buy Chrysler Group

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 16th, 2007 7:20pm

CNN Money reported today that General Motors is in talks to buy DaimlerChrysler AG's struggling Chrysler group in its entirety, according to several reports. According to the reports, sources in Germany and the United States said high-level talks between GM and DaimlerChrysler executives are taking place. Chrysler Group announced Wednesday it would be cutting about 13,000 workers over the next three years as ...


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Avoid Marital Stress. Replace Wiper Blades

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Feb 16th, 2007 4:31pm

CCNS - Ladies, do the men in your life procrastinate when it’s time to replace windshield wiper blades? Are you tired of nagging about smearing, screeching and chattering wiper blades? Do you dread another rainy Sunday drive, feeling unsafe without the benefit of an unobstructed view of the road? Don’t tolerate it any longer. Act now to preserve peace and promote safety. Buy a set of wiper ...


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