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!
Driving Safely in Snow
Every mile is two in winter. ~ George Herbert
Driving safely in snow means mastering control of your vehicle under winter driving conditions - and having a properly maintained vehicle. There's great advice in this article explaining how to drive safely in snow, techniques. proper car-spacing, skidding and more.
Do you know the ten deadly winter driving mistakes? You'll be surprised at what's on this list of actions to be avoided for safe winter driving. And put that cell phone down!
Back to: Driving in Winter - Part 2
* Winter Driving Safety Tips
* Driving Safely in Snow
* Winter Driving: Car Talk
* Oversteer and Understeer
* Winter Driving (video)
* Driving on Ice
* Proper Vehicle Spacing (video)
* Winter Driving Quiz
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.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and no night; all tragedies, all ennui, vanish, - all duties even. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson