Keep your side view mirrors free from bird poop and bird droppings that can damage the paint on your car, bird pecking, bird attacks, scratches and scuffs!
Your should have all of these items (above) in your trunk for safe winter driving - plus your cell phone and a real spare tire!
Jump Start Your Battery
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery. ~ Erma Bombeck.
Commonly called a dead battery, what we really mean is that it has been discharged – probably because you accidentally left your lights on. But it can be recharged to a full capacity, provided it is not at the end of its service life. This article has diagrams to show you how easy it is to jump start your car battery using another car.
Here's another diagram of the car battery jump start process in four steps.
Jump start your car battery without another car? It's possible - but only if your car has a clutch.
Back to: Batteries
* Battery Basics for Winter / Fall
* Do's & Don'ts of Winter / Fall Maintenance
* Jump Start Your Battery
* Jump Start (video)
* Change Your Battery (video)
* Block Heaters
No matter how well you plan, stuff can happen when you're driving your car or truck in the winter's cold. Best to have these items in your trunk just in case that emergency crops up.
I was just thinking, if it is really religion with these nudist colonies, they sure must turn atheists in the wintertime. ~ Will Rogers