how to care for high-mileage vehicles

On average, our vehicles are getting older. Even though automakers sold more than 15 million new vehicles in 2013, the average age the cars, pickups and SUVs in our driveways is about 11.4 years old. That translates to plenty of high-mileage vehicles on American roadways. To find out more about how to care for high-mileage…

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CheckEngineShrunk - Featured

So there you are, cruising down the highway, good tunes blasting away, traffic is clear for mile, everything is good in the world. Then your heart skips a beat. Out of nowhere, that pesky little “Check Engine” light lights up the dash with its sickly orange glow. Your mind begins to race with visions of…

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road safety, safe driving, drugs, prescription medication

Nearly all drivers know the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol. Drinking can severely impair drivers and is a leading cause of traffic-related injuries and deaths. Driving under the influence of medication can be just as dangerous. But most drivers don’t realize that some prescription and over-the-counter drugs can cause impairment similar to…

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safe texting app

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and we at NAPA AUTO PARTS are committed to helping drivers improve safety on our roads and highways. That’s why we’ve created the free Safe Texting App and special cash-back deals on products like wiper blades and headlights that contribute to safer driving. Texting is relatively new, but…

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NAPA Funny Car Ron Capps NHRA Sonoma Nationals 2014 wide open

CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 14, 2014) - Four of Don Schumacher Racing’s teams remain in contention for titles in the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway near Charlotte that was postponed by rain Sunday afternoon and rescheduled for completion during this coming weekend’s event near Dallas. The rescheduled Charlotte eliminations will run concurrently with qualifying sessions on…

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Chase Elliott, driver of the No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet, finished 10th in Saturday afternoon’s Jimmy John’s Freaky Fast 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.  It was Elliott’s 20th top-10 of the season, which keeps him in the championship points lead by 18 points over teammate Regan Smith.  JR Motorsports driver, Kevin…

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Final run

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Sept. 9, 2014) – Ron Capps has won nearly everything in his NHRA drag racing career, but two “bucket list” items remained when the 2014 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series opened nine months ago. He was intent on taking them off his list but now both remain unchecked. Despite falling short of the…

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Sept. 10, 2014) – A season sweep at Chicagoland Speedway for NAPA AUTO PARTS driver Chase Elliott?  That could happen this Saturday when the NASCAR Nationwide Series returns to the 1.5-mile tri-oval in Joliet, Illinois, where Elliott won nearly two months ago. It was on July 19 that the 18-year-old Elliott swept into…

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