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  • Vanity post about BF Goodrich tires

    03/28/2014 10:36:45 AM PDT · by MissEdie · 58 replies
    3-28-2014 | Miss Edie
    Vanity Post, need Freeper help regarding tire problems
  • Car care: Myths vs. reality

    10/25/2009 12:20:59 PM PDT · by Daffynition · 32 replies · 2,167+ views
    ConsumerReports ^ | October 16, 2009 | staff reporter
    When it comes to maintaining your car, misconceptions abound. And even the best intentions can lead you to spend more money than necessary or even compromise your safety. Here are a few common car care myths that can do more harm than good. Myth: Engine oil should be changed every 3,000 miles. Reality: Despite what oil companies and quick-lube shops often claim, it’s usually not necessary. Stick to the service intervals in your car’s owner’s manual. Under normal driving conditions, most vehicles are designed to go 7,500 miles or more between oil changes. Changing oil more often doesn’t hurt the...