Chula Vista, California (NAPSA) - Potholes can damage important steering and suspension components, including shocks and struts. It's a good idea to ask a service provider to inspect your steering and suspension system before making any road trips this spring.

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To help motorists follow a vehicle maintenance program, a free digital "Car Care Guide" is available from the Car Care Council-the source of information for the "Be Car Care Aware" campaign promoting regular vehicle care, maintenance and repair-at www.carcare.org/car-care-guide.

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Even the best windshield wipers won't last forever. A good rule of thumb, say ACDelco specialists, is to replace blades at least yearly, or when you notice a streak, skip or smear. To learn more or find a Professional Service Center, visit www.acdelco.com.

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Drivers are often exposed to harmful ultraviolet A (UVA) rays while in a car. Fortunately, there are a range of window film options-both clear and tinted-that provide UV protection. To learn more, visit www.llumar.com.