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One Million Ways To Say Thank You to Our Troops

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 31st, 2007 7:23pm

A young teen in California started a non-profit organization that gathers thank you notes from all over the country and sends them to our overseas troops. The program is called “A Million Thanks” and so far they have well surpassed one million letters and cards. And now dealerships are getting in on the deed. Spearheaded by Julie Kellogg-Cook of Kellogg Motors, Pontiac Buick GMC dealers across the nation ...


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Interview With Maura Schreier-Fleming - Owner Best@Selling

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 31st, 2007 3:44pm

Ask Patty often interviews great women in the automotive industry, and Maura Schreier-Fleming is no exception. With her background in Mobil Oil as the first female lube engineer, she made a great interviewee. In fact, we even wrangled her to be on our expert panel! Ask Patty: I heard a little rumor that you were one of the first female lube engineer with Mobil Oil. Can you tell us about that job and what it ...


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Road Trips Aren't So Boring Anymore

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 30th, 2007 8:00pm

Ah, road trips; the bastion of family squabbles and the phrase “stop touching me!” I remember those days. My brother and I would share the back seat of a 1989 Jeep Cherokee Laredo and stack a bag of toys or books in the middle of the seat in order to draw our imaginary line which delineated who had how much air and seat space. It was important. Should he reach his toys or fingers into my space, I would holler from the ...


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Meet Some of Our Ask Patty Dealership Expert Automotive Women

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 30th, 2007 4:27pm

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Child Safety Featured on Good Morning America

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 30th, 2007 3:13pm

Ask Patty is a big supporter of Kids and Cars and Reverse Guard (creator of backup sensors for vehicles in order to alert drivers to objects behind them). Today, Good Morning America is featuring this particular safety issue. Be sure to tune in this morning to Good Morning America.  They will be airing a segment about the dangers children face when they cannot be seen in the blind zone behind all vehicles.  Be ...


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Get a FREE personal vehicle web page on AskPatty.com

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 29th, 2007 6:27pm

Now you can manage all your automotive needs - with the click of a mouse. Register your email address on AskPatty.com's MyCarPage and get your own FREE, personalized, secure web page that helps organize all your vehicle needs and gives you money-saving opportunities. View your vehicle's maintenance schedule. MyCarPage automatically assigns the recommended maintenance schedule for your specific ...


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10 Most And Least Expensive Cars to Insure

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 29th, 2007 2:41pm

A friend gave me a heads-up to an article at msn.com's money section that identifies the 10 most expensive cars to insure, as well as the 10 least expensive cars to insure. Presented at moneycentral.msn.com by Dana Dratch and Bankrate.com, the informative article explains "Along with your own driving record, your ZIP code and the demographics of the drivers in your household, the make and model of your ...


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What To Do After A Traffic Accident

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 29th, 2007 1:30am


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Click It or Ticket

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 28th, 2007 4:04am

Seat belt safety is so important and it's something everyone "knows" but not everyone practices. Besides it being completely unsafe,  it is also against the law to not wear your seat belt while riding in or driving a vehicle. Check out these tips from the Washington Post.     'Click It or Ticket' Programs Reminders of Seat Belt ...


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Choosing the Right Repair Shop

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at May 28th, 2007 4:04am

Choosing the right repair shop or technician can be tough, and more than a little nerve wracking. We tried to take the guesswork out for you by bringing you these ten tips on repair shop shopping from the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). Routine car care and maintenance is the best way to prevent little problems from becoming big headaches. Additionally, a well maintained vehicle will get better gas mileage, ...


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