AAA Member News: July 2013

Enjoy summer savings on Ray-Ban Original Wayfarers, learn how to keep your car interior cool in the heat, and find pet-friendly spots in a new AAA TourBook. 

  • Get in the mood for your summer adventures with a 30 percent discount on prescription or non- prescription sunglasses, even when you pick designer frames like these Ray-Ban Original Wayfarers. Find details at
  • Park facing away from the sun to keep the dash, wheel, and front seats cooler.
  • No need to visit Costa Rica to spot a red-eyed tree frog. AAA members get 10 percent off such Rainforest Cafe souvenirs as the chain’s mascot, Cha Cha (from $20). Find locations at rainforest and more savings at
  • Summer’s heat wreaks havoc on car batteries, speeding corrosion and fluid loss. If you suspect your battery might be failing, call for convenient AAA roadside battery service. You’ll get on-the-spot installation, free recycling of your old battery, and a $25 member discount if testing confirms you need a replacement. Learn more at
  • If you’re planning to bring Max and Bella on vacation, pick up Traveling with Your Pet: the AAA PetBook, with 14,000 AAA-approved, animal-friendly lodgings and campgrounds in the United States and Canada. The 15th edition ($14.50 for AAA members, $18.95 for others) is out now. Find details at

    This article was first published in July 2013. Some facts may have aged gracelessly. Please call ahead to verify information.

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