There's more to car maintenance than what's under the hood
Last updated 11/5/2009 at Noon
LOS ANGELES — When many motorists think of vehicle maintenance, the first thing that comes to mind is oil changes and other engine upkeep.
However, the steps to maintaining a vehicle, and its resale value, extend beyond what is under the hood, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.
“Motorists can extend the life of their vehicle’s interior and exterior the same way they take care of its mechanical parts – through proper maintenance,” said Steve Mazor, manager of the Auto Club’s Automotive Research Center in Diamond Bar. “Forms of vehicle upkeep that are fre...