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Feeling the pinch at the pump? With record high gasoline prices, several drivers are concerned about their vehicles' fuel economy. The great news is that a simple maintenance procedure can assist motorists strengthen their gas mileage.

"One of the easiest methods to substantially enhance a vehicle's fuel efficiency is to change a filthy air filtration system," stated Susan Groom, leader of product engineering for FRAM. "It's a quick and simple task that practically anyone can perform."

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, replacing a filthy air filtration system can enhance gas mileage by as much as 10 percent. Based on an assumed fuel price of $2.20 per gallon, that equals a expense savings of up to 22 cents per gallon.

FRAM, a leader in automotive filtration for much more than 70 years, manufactures a variety of air filters for virtually any automobile. Motorists can simply select the air filters that fit their vehicles and driving styles and, in less than 15 minutes, they can replace an old or dirty air filter to support enhance their vehicles' overall performance.

A basic air filtration system, for example the FRAM Extra Life Air Filtration system, is ideal for the average motorist who commutes to work, frequents local stores and occasionally embarks on long road trips.

Truck and SUV owners who want extreme engine protection should look for the FRAM Tough Guard Air Filter, which has advanced features developed to withstand the tough driving conditions that trucks and SUVs frequently encounter.

Motorists who desire high performance advantages, such as increased engine airflow for better automotive horsepower, will likely require the FRAM AirHog Air Filtration system. This washable and reusable filter is made to last the life of a automobile and gives drivers with a price savings of a lot more than $200 in frequently scheduled filter changes.

"Changing a dirty air filter can benefit any motorist and any automotive," Groom stated. "Not only can a new air filter increase car or truck overall performance, but it can also lead to substantial savings at the gas pump."