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Whether it is a consequence of the recent economic downturn or improved quality, Americans are holding on to their vehicles longer. While the 100,000 mile mark used to be a goal among car owners, it is now simply a milestone. According to a recent survey of vehicle owners, 78% plan to keep their current vehicle until it is ten or more years old. Data also shows that 60% of primary vehicles currently on the road now have more than 100,000 miles on them. Of course, there comes a time when even well maintained vehicles are put out to pasture. At that point, the survey shows that the most important consideration on the minds of 52% of new car buyers will be practicality.

If you want to keep your car for a long time, remember that you need to take good care of it. That means bringing it in for regularly scheduled maintenance, even when it's running fine. Our friendly and experienced technicians can provide the thoughtful maintenance care that your car needs to last as long as possible. We can also catch small problems before they become big repair bills, which can save you a lot of money down the road. If you have any questions, or would like to schedule an appointment

please call 952-473-4848 today. We are located at 2220 Daniels Street, Long Lake. Be sure to visit our web site at www.chunksautomotiveservice.com for a chance to win free gas!

HINT: According to the survey mentioned above, 44% of respondents said that they have been more diligent about service and repairs, which certainly helps them hold on to their vehicles longer.