As the leaves begin to turn, you may feel the urge to head for the mountains for a last minute glance at the beautiful scenery. Before you pile everyone into the family car, take a minute to make sure your vehicle is ready for the road ahead. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be highlighting some important car care tips for fall; things to consider in terms of maintenance to ensure your safety during the winter driving conditions that lie ahead.
Prepare your Vehicle for winter driving with a Full Check-Up
We recommend that you bring your vehicle to a trusted auto mechanic for a full check-up prior to winter weather conditions on the roads setting in. This check-up should include:
- cables and terminals
- air filters
- belts and hoses
- fluids* and windshield wipers.
*fluids include antifreeze, brake, oil, power steering, windshield washer and transmission.