Driving on a long pleasure or business trip will be less trying and more enjoyable by preparing your car through ordinary inspection and maintenance procedures. These include making sure the brake and suspension systems are in top performing condition and knowing how to handle an overheated engine. This article gives tips for making sure the brake system is in proper condition, for determining whether your car is properly aligned, and for what to do when the dashboard light indicates engine overheating.

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    Consumer's Research Incorporated

    517 Second Street NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20002
  • Authors:
    • Watt Jr, W W
  • Publication Date: 1985-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 22-25
  • Serial:
    • Consumers' Research
    • Volume: 68
    • Issue Number: 5
    • Publisher: Consumer's Research Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0095-2222

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00399103
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-038 810
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1985 12:00AM