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Car Care for the Clueless

Pam Oakes

Car Care for the Clueless – Car ER coming to a computer near you; to buy or not to buy a used car

This week on Car Care for the Clueless, host Pam Oakes announces the premier showing to the CAR-ER Show ( debuting Groundhog’s Day (Feb 2) on a computer near you. For more info, go to, or – of course –
Within this week’s show, Pam talks to Lee from Florida and discusses whether to purchase a newer, used car. Pam tells him the pros and cons regarding what is right for is budget and automotive use.
Our automotive email question of the week is Joan from Wisconsin. She is asking why different vehicles require spark plug exchanges at different times. Pam explains that most importantly that the part replaced matches what is removed from the vehicle – but new! And if you have an automotive question that you would like Pam to answer, don’t hesitate to email her at:
Our tire tip this week tells you how to protect your tire investment and our gadget guru Peter Sudak is back with another economical auto gadget that works for your vehicle as well as for items around the house. Tune in and see how many uses his latest find can fit.
And, if you would like to know more about your vehicle, click onto Pam’s website, for a copy of her book “Car Care for the Clueless (or How You Can ‘Make Money’ While Maintaining Your Vehicle)”. Or visit her shop’s site at Look for Pam’s latest book coming to a store near you: “Car Care for the Clueless: Successful Used Car Buying 101”. The expected release date is February 2012. Not only is Pam an ASE-certified technician, but she has an auto dealer’s license too. Learn from Pam’s experiences at the auto auctions and teach you how to purchase the right vehicle – at the best price!