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Your should have all of these items (above) in your trunk for safe summer driving - plus your cell phone and a real  spare tire! 

Car Emergency Kit

Summerize Your Minivan


Car sickness is the feeling you get when the monthly car payment is due. ~ Anonymous


Those in the know already understand that if you're taking the family on a road trip for your summer, vacation, be cause of the comfort and safety the minivan cannot be beaten! Use these tips to summerize your minivan so your travels through the heat and humidity of the summer won't be interrupted by a vehicle breakdown. And make sure you r minivan has the proper fluids so your ride is ready to hit the road.

Summerizing your minivan is the same as preparing any other vehicle for the heat and scorching temperatures of the summer season. The only difference is that its much more unpleasant to be broken down on the side of the road with a minivan filled with your family. So be sure to check your minivan's fluids before you take the family on summer vacation. 

Let's say you're going on summer vacation with the family and you want to buy a new minivan. A lot of factors are going to be considered before you make your decision - including ride and handling. This article road tests 15 minivans - and ranks them according to efficiency, safety, cockpit and performance. May the best mom mobile win!

Minivans get a really bad rap when it comes to the vehicle coolness factor. But they have their charms - especially when it comes to summer travel with the family. Here's one mom's review of having access to a minivan for the summer activities with her family. If you decide to do the same, make sure you summarize your minivan before taking that road trip. And have available a car emergency kit for...whatever may come with the extreme heat.

A wheelchair van (handicap or mobility van) deserves special consideration for maintenance when the summer months arrive - there are hinges, ramps and batteries to consider. So, keep this in mind when summerizing your handicap van. Your specially equipped minivan will be able to handle the scorching heat of the summer weather when you prepare your vehicle for the hot months of the season.

- Summerizing Your SUV, Truck and Car
- A Note About Summerizing Minivans
* Preparing Your Car’s Exterior for Summer
* Summer Car Washing – Do it
* Summer Car Washing – By Hand
* Carpets Need Love Too
* Better Late Than Never
* Summerizing Your Motorcycle
* RV Hot Weather Care

Next:
* Driving in Winter – Part 1

No matter how well you plan, stuff can happen when you're driving your car or truck in the summer's heat. Best to have these items in your trunk just in case that emergency crops up.



 Coolant



  Oil 


  Duct Tape


  GPS 



Car Emergency Kit 



 Jack

 

Cell Phone


Autumn makes me sing. Winter's pretty lousy, but I hate Spring. ~ Dorothy Parker