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You Auto Know - Maintenance

3 Lists To Help You Survive Winter What to have in the car so you're ready for anything. Emergency kits: not just for winter anymore!

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Jean's Winter Tire Test: Update

The love affair with our Suburban's Bridgestone Blizzak tires burns bright in subzero weather.

Handle the Snowpocalypse in Style

Before you drive in snowy weather, take three tips from me on how to prepare yourself and your car.

Jean's Real World Winter Tire Test

My Chevrolet Suburban gets a set of Bridgestone Blizzaks.

2 New Tires? Put 'em on the Back

Video: What I learned on the Michelin proving ground can help you when it's tire-replacement time.

Ford F-150 as a Measuring Stick?

Figure out how average your insurance costs are, based on cost to insure the top-selling vehicle.

Your Wiper Blade 5-Point Plan

Tips to help you celebrate Car Care Month, starting with these essentials up front.

Bridgestone Run-Flat Tires

Going 50 mph on a flat tire? I tried it on the first run-flats available as replacement tires.

Automobile Magazine's Car Care Tips

No motor gopher? Oh, no! The editors decided to clean the test fleet themselves and make it a party.

You Auto Know: Semiannual Car Check

What is the one thing to do to maintain a car in good working order?