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Maintenance Costs and Recalls

Calculate your maintenance costs and get recall notices and technical service bulletins for your vehicle.

True Cost to Own®

Calculate how much it will really cost you to own this vehicle over the next few years.

Gas Guzzler Trade-In Calculator

Find out how much money you will save if you trade in your gas guzzler for a fuel-efficient car.

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For years people have relied on a tire's tread depth to determine its condition. But tire age is just as important.

Stop Changing Your Oil Stop Changing Your Oil

While engines and oil technology have advanced, service outlets continue to push the 3,000-mile oil change.

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