Create Your Own Winter Car Kit

October 30th, 2018 by

It is a known fact that temperature drops during the winter seasons and a period when snow piles up on roads and areas open to the atmosphere generally. During winter, freezing rain is very common in some areas and can be scary as drivers get out o

Your Winter Car Kit

Preparing for winter, is a wise decision to help stay safe and healthy during this season, below are important tips for items you will need in your car during winter. It is also wise to have a mechanic check the antifreeze concentration of your car coolant system and if it needs oil change; make sure your car battery still has good life in it and be able to withstand freezing during winter, filling your car with full tank of gas is a very good idea not forgetting that you need a very good tire to withstand road conditions.

Great items for your winter Car Kit include:

  • Car ice scraper and brush
  • Shovel
  • Cell phone, charger, and extra batteries
  • Thick clothes and blankets
  • Food and water
  • Flashlight
  • First aid kit
  • Flares and reflectors
  • Towing belt
  • Sand or rock salt
  • Car jumper

 

Be sure to have all the items listed above in your car, and never forget to ensure that your car mirrors, lights including emergency light, wipers, and tire pumps are in perfect condition before setting your car for the road; defect in any of this can be dangerous. Having emergency kits in your car can be very helpful in getting over emergency occurrences that may occur during winter thereby ensuring your safety and can easily reach out for help when you need one.

Not sure if your car is ready for winter weather driving? Head to the service center at Land Rover Alexandria. The highly-trained technicians will make sure your vehicle is in tip-top shape and get you on the road quickly!

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