How To Prepare You Car For A Summer Road TripJuly 20, 2014
Brakes- When it comes to being safe, brakes are an important item that should be working properly. Check to hear if you have any unusual noises when you tap your brakes. Grinding noises, severe squeaking and unusual vibrations are three indications that your brakes may need service. Have your brakes checked before you travel to ensure they are working correctly.
Tires- Your tires get a lot of use, especially when you’re taking multiple road trips during the summer. Checking your tire pressure is paramount before you take a trip. Common areas you can find proper tire inflation values are door jams and your owner’s manual. Do not overinflate your tires or you could cause a blowout.
Following these three simple tips should ensure a safe and successful summer road trip. Take the time to inspect and ensure your car. It will benefit you and the lives of others. Enjoy!