Triple A Gives Tips To Winterize Your Car Its Time

10.10.12 |

Triple-A is encouraging motorists to take time this month to get a vehicle checkup, before the winter weather sets in.  Spokesman Doug Shupe says "properly preparing your vehicles for the next season of driving is absolutely essential for the safety of all passengers, and it will greatly decrease the chances of your vehicle letting you down." He says you want to look at your engine hoses, your tire type and tread, the tire pressure, air filter, coolant levels, lights, and wiper blades." Shupe says older vehicles need extra attention. He also says don't forget to have an emergency road kit with you in case you break down.