Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on May 26, 1971 · Page 17
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Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas · Page 17

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'V Vacation Means Hard Work for Autos It may be a vacation for you but it's most likely your car will do the hardest work it's had to perform all year. So On the Cover An outing to Scott State Park and Lake Me Bride finds the J. R. Vincent family of Scott City "fish, ing for their supper." The park, with its rocky bluffs and deep canyorts and Lake Me Bride, is one of the most popular spots in Western Kansas. Photo is by Dave Williams of Telegram staff. when you go into the great outdoors this year," give your can- a break. Like a human being, a car that has remained relatively inactive all year tends to get out of condition. Those short trips to the office and the market and Sunday visits to Aunit Ida tend to keep the engine out of shape. Carbon deposits build up and engine components deteriorate. The engine becomes sluggish and during extended vacation trips a peppy, responsive engine is a must. For dependable perform- anioe during your vacation trip, visit your favorite service outlet for a thorough tune-up and engine check. Here are the basic ingredients of such a tune-up. Such services are vital to good performance. —InstaH new spark plugs. Inspect spark plug* wires aind boots. Tesit cranking, starting and operating voltage. —Install new ignition points •and condenser, set distributor dwell angle and timing. Cheek compression. Test charging rate of generator or alternator. —Test coil output. Check distributor condition. Clean and inspect distributor rotor and cap. —Perform any necessary carburetor service. Replace air cleaner element. Check and replace, if necessary, antipptxllu- tiqn devices. —Check battery and cables. Having ;,these services performed before your trip will help avoiid a variety of troubles. Can't smarts aren't the only penalty £noim an engine in need of tune-up. High-speed highway passing, situations demand the ultimate in engine responsiveness. Tests show that a tuned car can pass almost 10 per cent more ftuickly than ran un- Page 2A Garden City Telegram Wednesday. May 26. 1971 tinned vehicle. Finally, the cost of an engine tune-up will be partially defrayed bf the savings in gasoline. Tests conducted show that better than one gallon per taaikfid can be saved by a freshly tuned engine. When leaving for that adventure in the great outdoors, by •all means make sure your tires brakes, steering system and other vital to safety items are in good condition. specially priced NEW LOOK SWIMWEAR out in the sun and jtikvi ng f un FOR THE SWINGING "WET SET 320 North Main You will really make a splash in these smart, sun-spirited swim suits. See our flattering one and two-piece styles, not to mention our barely beautifuls , „ . in bright colors, wild prints. These are but a few of our many styles of Elizabeth Stewarts, DeWeese Designs and Label 4 jrs. and Bobbie Brooks. Be sure to see our complete selection. Also per. use our complete line of pod-side and beach bound accessories. . * . Sparkling Punch bikini, solid colors of limeade, lemonade, orangeade, sizes 5 to 13. Non-fdenttcal twms: •Label *]r«.* liked trtta aw* to we*, they made It ' to two ere* prints, mettow yettow ombre dot or ,/ chevron geometric in • . Tfe-front bra; sashed trunk* (tOD%nyton> / Sizes5-13,

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