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 on Icy, Slippery or Snow Covered Roads
It's significant to note that a 'bumper-to-bumper' automobile warranty doesn't include the bumpers. ~ Andrew Green
This author declares: an accident in the snow--it isn't God's fault--and the same liability is present snow, ice, fog or rain when we belt ourselves in and turn on the car. Use these five tips for slippery road driving.
Back to: Driving Techniques
* Icy, Slippery or Snow Covered Roads
* Driving in Bad Weather – Part 1
* Driving in Bad Weather – Part 2
* Driving in a Blizzard
* Driving in an Ice Storm (video)
* Driving in Fog
* Handling a Skid
* Handle a Skid on Snow or Ice (video)
* Skidding To Make a Turn?
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.
When one has faith that the spring thaw will arrive, the winter winds seem to lose some of their punch. ~ Robert L. Veninga