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Winter Maintenance Checklist for Your Vehicle

Winter Maintenance Checklist for Your Vehicle

With winter upon us, we are but a short time away from cinnamon apple ciders and eggnog, but before we can dive into the beauty of winter, there are a few maintenance things you should really get done for your vehicle. Car Battery As you know, the battery is responsible for giving current to the engine so that the car can start. During the winter, when the temperatures are much lower, the current needed is much higher, which is why you need to perform a battery load test to ensure you won’t be left with a vehicle that won’t start this winter. While we’re on the subject, let us say that you really should also check for nooks and cracks in the cables and terminals of the battery. Tires Let us start off by saying that you should really consider getting and mounting winter tires. They are made of special softer rubber that performs much better in the cold due to the fact that it remains more flexible. They perform better in cold weath ... read more