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2012-06-18 06:28:19

CHESTER, England, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- - Add personal possessions cover to your home insurance to avoid festival theft - Ensure you have motor breakdown cover in place before hitting the roads, urges MoneySupermarket [http://www.moneysupermarket.com/breakdown-cover ] With the summer festival season getting into full-swing and the British weather not dampening spirits, MoneySupermarket...

2012-05-17 02:20:33

CARSON, Calif., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- May is National Youth Traffic Safety Month, and with an average of 45 youths lost every summer weekend in motor vehicle crashes(1) AutoMD.com is providing teen drivers with important tips to stay safe both on and off the road if they encounter a breakdown. "According to parents, a majority of teen drivers(2) are relatively 'clueless' about general auto repair and vehicle maintenance, including the simple task of filling the gas tank. We...

2012-05-14 14:20:14

MEDFORD, Mass., May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Agero, a global leader in driver assistance services and vehicle connectivity innovation, announced today the selection of Clarksville, Tenn., as the site for its sixth North American driver assistance call and data response center, which will eventually create more than 500 jobs. The Clarksville center will be in a 53,000 square-foot building it will lease at 2971 International Boulevard by October 15, 2012, with operations slated to begin on...

2012-01-24 05:16:00

LONDON, January 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading cheap car insurance [http://www.kwik-fitinsurance.com ] provider Kwik-Fit Insurance (KFI) have issued a warning to the North West's motorists to be fully prepared for this winter's anticipated big freeze. The warning comes as the business recently released figures revealing a spike of 22% in breakdown calls during the arctic conditions, which blanketed the UK last year. The intermediary was inundated with calls to...

2011-12-19 08:15:00

Proper vehicle maintenance can avoid some causes of engine trouble ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA anticipates it will come to the aid of more than 800,000 stranded motorists during the year-end holiday period, as 83.6 million holiday travelers choose to take to the roadways for their holiday travel plans. Between December 23, 2011, and January 2, 2012, the nation's largest motor club will be busy with battery replacements and jump starts, changing...

2011-12-13 11:00:00

CHESTER, England, December 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Check your insurance policy small print ahead of winter conditions, says MoneySupermarket - Ensure you have adequate protection in place against car breakdowns and burst pipes As we head further into the winter months, Brits are urged to check the small print of their home insurance and car breakdown policies to ensure they are covered for winter conditions and breakdowns,...

2011-12-05 08:00:00

MEDFORD, Mass., Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Country Automotive Services, a leader for nearly four decades in driver assistance programs, and its subsidiary ATX Group, a pioneer in connected vehicle (telematics) services, today announced its new corporate brand name, Agero. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090303/ATXLOGO )</font> Agero (pronounced Ah-JEH-roh, from the Latin word agere: to do, to lead, to drive) combines the...

2011-11-03 09:16:00

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost half (44 percent) of Texas drivers say they plan on taking a road trip of two or more hours during the upcoming holiday season. That's according to the Allstate 2011 Good Hands Roadside Assistance Survey, which also found that drivers, despite having considerable experience with disabled vehicles, underestimate the chance they will encounter mayhem on the road. The survey reveals that the average Texas driver has experienced more than...

2011-10-11 06:21:00

CARDIFF, Wales, October 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Confused.com has revealed that drivers know very little about car maintenance with a worrying 72% unaware how to check brake fluid levels, leaving them in potential danger at the wheel. Moreover, 69% of motorists have no clue how to check their engine coolant, a fluid which prevents a vehicle from overheating and if left unchecked can cause serious damage to the motor. In fact, 57% of drivers don't even know how to...

2011-10-03 10:08:00

October is AAA Car Care Month, the ideal time for the nation's largest motor club to remind drivers that cars need seasonal checkups for worry-free driving as winter approaches ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA reminds motorists that cars need seasonal checkups to maintain safety and maximize operational efficiency. Regular maintenance and seasonal checkups can also help prevent unexpected repair costs in the future. "No one wants to be stranded in the cold...