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5 Winter Vehicle Maintenance Tips

5 Winter Vehicle Maintenance Tips

Whether you’re a newcomer or an old-timer in the DMV area, you know that our winters can be quite unpredictable. The weather can be harsh with lower temperatures, freezing rains, and the occasional snow. To keep your car, SUV, or truck in tip-top shape wherever you go this winter, make sure to read on to learn these fantastic maintenance tips. Newer problems tend to arise as the seasons change here in Alexandria. Some common problems drivers face in the winter include tough starts and heater problems. Below are some of our top tips to combat winter driving: Tip #1: Test Car Battery If your battery is several years old, now would be the perfect time to check it out. The freezing temperatures can get your battery and leave it drained completely. Inspect it for signs of corrosion and damage. If it can no longer hold a proper charge, it is best to replace it altogether. Tip #2: Keep Your Windshield Clean Visibility becomes even more important this time of year. With less dayligh ... read more

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