5 car-care tips that should never be ignored

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Delaying — or skipping altogether — recommended service for your car is a bad idea, yet, a AAA survey finds that 35 percent of Americans have done so. Whether drivers simply forget to perform maintenance on their cars, or they ignore manufacturers’ recommendations, the bottom line is that they will ultimately pay higher repair costs.

AAA says that car owners who properly maintain their vehicles can save an average of $100 per visit to their mechanic. Follow these five tips from AAA to help ensure your car stays in tip-top shape.

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