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Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth In los angeles

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 21st, 2013 10:39am

Your browser does not support video There’s a segment of the los angeles population that’s not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Mistaken perceptions have crept into the CA area over time. Many los angeles motorists think the root lies in the fact that modern cars are so reliable. Reliability has improved dramatically in recent years. Quality surveys report fewer problems with new cars than ever ...


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Technician Training at AskPatty.com, Inc

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 12th, 2013 2:20pm

Your car is important to you and keeping it running is vital to your Thousand Oaks lifestyle. That's why you should have it serviced regularly at AskPatty.com, Inc. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you want it done right. It's also very important to your Thousand Oaks service center to keep you happy and on the road. You might be surprised at the amount of money our Thousand Oaks service center spends ...


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Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles In Thousand Oaks CA

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 6th, 2013 9:44am

Before the recession hit, the median age for cars in the Thousand Oaks CA area (zip code: 91359) was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At AskPatty.com, Inc we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Los Angeles area, bring it in for high-mileage maintenance: AskPatty.com, Inc P.O. Box 6601 Thousand Oaks, CA 91359 888-745-1928 Many people in ...


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Make Your Vehicle Last

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Jan 3rd, 2013 12:39pm

We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days people were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do without. Most people couldn't afford new cars very often, so they had to make them last as long as they could. It's a good thing that cars ...


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Maintenance Free Myth

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Dec 4th, 2012 2:26pm

Sometimes we hear people say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's cars and trucks are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. All that complexity demands higher tolerances for everything. For example, most folks don't realize how high tech automotive fluids have become. ...


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AskPatty.com, Inc: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 22nd, 2012 1:23pm

Your browser does not support video Your car engine really needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let’s go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving around los angeles, twenty pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon of gas that weighs a little over six pounds produce twenty pounds of carbon dioxide? The answer is that the carbon comes from the gasoline, but ...


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Keeping Your car Young

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Nov 13th, 2012 9:45am

Sometimes it seems in Thousand Oaks we live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. It seems like when we were kids in Thousand Oaks, our parents were real sticklers about taking care of our stuff. You know, hang up your clothes, polish your shoes, put away your toys. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough, we had to ...


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The Importance Of Thousand Oaks Drivers Following Service Intervals

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 31st, 2012 12:43pm

Your browser does not support video Today in our AskPatty.com, Inc blog, we’re going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your car isn’t the only aspect of your life in Thousand Oaks with recommended intervals: Let’s start with twice yearly dental cleaning. And physical exams. How about laundry, mowing the lawn and paying the bills? Now, what would happen if you didn’t follow ...


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AskPatty.com, Inc On Your Serpentine Belt

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Oct 17th, 2012 2:24pm

Today we’re going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Thousand Oaks CA customers. Let’s start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That’s the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the battery. Then there’s the air conditioning compressor that makes cool air for you while you're driving around Thousand ...


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Better Service - Better Economy

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Aug 14th, 2012 1:32pm

The hottest Thousand Oaks news story may be different everyday, but there’s one topic that seems to come up over and over again – the price of gas in Thousand Oaks. But we’ve found several basic things that any Thousand Oaks vehicle owner can do to greatly reduce their gas consumption, save money, and help the Los Angeles environment. You can really impact your fuel economy by how you drive – but ...


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