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August 23, 2008
AAA Driving Instructor Earns National Award

AAA Auto Club Group Driving School Instructor Donn Davidson recently earned a Teacher Excellence Award at the American Driver and Traffic Safety Education Association (ADTSEA) annual conference.

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March 28, 2008
AAA Has Spring Car Care Tips

A long Michigan winter can take its toll on all kinds of vehicles. Cold weather, snow and ice, potholes and road salt place a heavy strain on many critical components, including batteries, belts and hoses, shock absorbers, tires, and brakes. AAA recommends the following auto maintenance tips to help motorists prepare for the spring and summer driving seasons ahead:

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June 21, 2007
National Finals Bring 100 Youth From 50 States To Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition

One hundred high school students from all 50 states will hear the phrase “start your engines...if you can” when they take part in the 14th Annual Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills National Finals at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn on June 26. The two-person teams will race against the clock beginning at 9:15 a.m. to repair deliberately installed “bugs” in 2007 Ford Fusions and win $6 million in scholarships and prizes.

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September 22, 2005
Motorists Should 'See The Light' During Winter Car Care Month

Every time you start your car they glow to greet you, but after a few seconds of engine operation they fade away – hopefully not to be seen again until the next engine start. As part of Winter Car Care Month, AAA is urging motorists to heed their car’s cry for attention and be aware of the red and yellow indicators on the instrument panel that illuminate to let them you know when a problem occurs.

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April 18, 2005
Earth-Friendly Auto Care

Properly maintaining your car is a great way to celebrate Earth Day this April 22, AAA Michigan says. You can become the first line of defense against pollution and save money too. Here are a few tips:

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March 22, 2005
2005 Driving Costs Nearly Unchanged From 2004, Says AAA

AAA’s 2005 edition of Your Driving Costs shows the average cost of driving a passenger vehicle in the United States is nearly unchanged from one year ago; despite higher costs for gasoline.

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March 19, 2005
Top 15 Cars For Families

From kid-friendly sedans and economy cars to minivans, wagons and SUVs that expertly combine safety, convenience and practicality, Parents magazine and AAA today named their fourth annual list of “Best Cars for Families,” featured in the April issue of Parents.

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March 09, 2005
'Real World' Driving Tests Show Current EPA Miles Per Gallon Estimates Are Outdated, Says AAA

Each year, AAA car review experts test hundreds of vehicles under “real world” driving conditions and come to the same conclusion as many motorists – the actual miles per gallon achieved during the daily use of a vehicle generally falls well short of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates.

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September 15, 2003
How To Weather A Winter Storm

Severe weather can be both frightening and dangerous for automobile travel. Motorists should know the safety rules for dealing with winter road emergencies, AAA Michigan said.

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February 28, 2003
Buying An Eco-Friendly Car

Even though technology has made automobiles cleaner and more efficient than ever before, car buyers can still achieve greater economy and fuel efficiency by following a few simple guidelines when shopping for a new car, according to AAA.

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