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How to Calculate your Annual Car Maintenance Budget

With every car that you buy comes a routine maintenance schedule. In its pages, you’ll find the interval for most service items your vehicle will need in its lifetime. Oil changes, tire rotations, transmission fluid services, timing belt replacements – there’s a mileage and time interval set out for everything. What it doesn’t mention is what your car maintenance costs will be every year...

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