AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Logo

Post About "Car care" Page 3 of 13


Congratulations to the New AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly Locations for February

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 13th, 2015 6:25am

A number of automotive retailers across the US and Canada have announced in February that they have joined the growing ranks of companies who promise to address the needs of women consumers, as part of the expansive network of AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly® locations in North America. Team members at each of these locations have completed a training and certification process to provide a Certified Female ...


Continue Reading "Congratulations to the New AskPatty.com Certified Female Friendly Locations for February" »


Are You Prepared for Pothole Season?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 25th, 2014 1:00am

After the one of the worst winters in decades, roads are showing the results. Now that springtime is upon us, motorists are finding a plethora of potholes on the roadways. Cold temperatures, snow, and rainfall in many parts of the country have created the perfect storm for the motorists' dreaded “perils of potholes period,” cautions the Car Care Council. On average, potholes cost American drivers more than five billion ...


Continue Reading "Are You Prepared for Pothole Season?" »


Reminder: April is National Car Care Month

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 22nd, 2014 11:51am

Because basic maintenance can go a long way toward improving the safety and dependability of your vehicle, every April is designated as National Car Care Month to encourage owners to give their cars some extra attention. Results of community car care events held throughout the country in 2013 showed that most consumers neglect simple maintenance of their cars, with seven out of 10 vehicles failing at least one component of the vehicle ...


Continue Reading "Reminder: April is National Car Care Month" »


Ask the Easter Bunny to Treat your Car to a Little TLC!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Apr 20th, 2014 1:00am

April is National Car Care Month, the time of year to focus on taking better care of your second largest investment. Most motorists would like to add years of reliable life to their vehicle and, during these uncertain economic times, they are looking for the best value when it comes to auto repair, according to the Car Care Council. "The economy is on everyone's mind these days and National Car Care month is the perfect time to ...


Continue Reading "Ask the Easter Bunny to Treat your Car to a Little TLC!" »


Ladies Can Get Helpful Tips Each Week With Car Care Maintenance Mondays

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 21st, 2014 10:15am

The Car Care Council is making it easier to be Car Care aware with helpful Maintenance Monday tips. This Instagram-based campaign will help drivers by sharing short visual clips each week on car care. And there’s no better way to spring into good habits than with these weekly reminders offering drivers basic maintenance tips that can go a long way toward improving the safety and dependability of your vehicle. With its ...


Continue Reading "Ladies Can Get Helpful Tips Each Week With Car Care Maintenance Mondays" »


Sub-Zero Wake-Up Call: Winterize Your Vehicle Now

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 28th, 2014 1:56pm

The recent record cold weather in most of the country should be a wake-up call to motorists who have not yet winterized their vehicles, says the Car Care Council. “Sub-zero temperatures can stress out a vehicle, as well as its driver,” said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. “The recent record low temperatures are a harsh reminder to be car care aware. During this break from the cold and snow, ...


Continue Reading "Sub-Zero Wake-Up Call: Winterize Your Vehicle Now" »


Avoid Road Trip Mishaps with this Quick Checkup

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jul 24th, 2013 7:22am

A simple vehicle inspection before a family vacation can help avoid the short fuses, inconvenience and potential safety hazards of breaking down many miles away from home, says the Car Care Council. “It’s easy to keep the sparks from flying from car trouble on a road trip,” said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. “A quick vehicle check can give motorists peace of mind and save them from ...


Continue Reading "Avoid Road Trip Mishaps with this Quick Checkup" »


AskPatty's Father's Day Car Care Gift Guide

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jun 17th, 2013 1:16am

Most of us car gals learned about cars at the hip of our fathers while they were working on their own cars. Some of us learned to appreciate cars because we had brothers or boyfriends or husbands who were into them. With Father’s Day around the corner, it’s a good time to show some appreciation to the men who shared their automotive knowledge with us. According to the Car Care Council, almost 70 percent of men do some kind ...


Continue Reading "AskPatty's Father's Day Car Care Gift Guide" »


Car Care Council Women's Board Names Aftermarket Women of the Year

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 13th, 2012 12:47pm

  The Car Care Council Women’s Board (WB) has chosen Jody DeVere, CEO, AskPatty.com, as the ninth annual Aftermarket Woman of the Year. Amy Mattinat, owner and manager of Auto Craftsmen, has been named the Female Service Shop Owner of the Year, while Andrea Schultz has been selected as the first-ever Woman of Promise. The announcement was made at the 2012 Women’s Board reception, Tuesday evening, at the Sands Expo ...


Continue Reading "Car Care Council Women's Board Names Aftermarket Women of the Year" »


Join Ask Patty for a Car Care Beach Party on Twitter!

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jul 26th, 2012 1:00am

Road trips. Boardwalks. Surf, sun, and sand. Ask Patty brings the beach to you - kind of! Join us for a Twitter Party where the topic is car care, but the atmosphere is purely coastal. Lounge on Tweet Beach with us and stick an umbrella in your coffee while we talk cars. Experts will be on hand to answer your car care questions, and you'll love playing our Endless Summer Beach Trivia game to test your knowledge ...


Continue Reading "Join Ask Patty for a Car Care Beach Party on Twitter!" »



Need Car Advice?

Ask The Experts!

Looking for a New or Used Car?

Search for our Certified Female Friendly® Car Buying Marketplace locations

Help Our Charities