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Car Care for the Clueless

Pam Oakes

Car Care for the Clueless – Going forward with your vehicle

This week on Car Care for the Clueless, host Pam Oakes talks with Master ASE-L1 tech Pablo Sarmiento on how your four-wheel-drive transmission can benefit you and your fuel economy.
When is the best time to put your vehicle in 4×4 mode? What’s the difference between all-wheel drive and 4×4 vehicles? When should you use L1 mode on your 4×4? Tune in and learn how you can arm yourself and wallet against high fuel prices and unnecessary repair bills.
Peter Sudak, our own gadget guru, is back with another convenience for your automobile. And, our email question of the week focuses on driving through springtime rain showers versus torrential, flooding producing storms. Our trouble service bulletins focuses on Cadillac and Acura models. Knowledge is power and we are giving you the power to save you money! Tune in and become a savvy car care consumer.
If you have an automotive question that you would like Pam to answer, don’t hesitate to email her at:
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 March 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!
Last but not least – check out the latest automotive reality show Episode two “Punked and Junked” is streaming on a computer near you.