Making sure your vehicle is safe for the winter is a top priority at Mr. T's Auto Repair. Here are a few safety tips we recommend for the cold, icy months ahead.
1. inspect tire tread and check the pressure including the spare tire. 2. check all lights, headlight lenses for good visibility 3. have your brakes inspected 4. check battery charge, terminals are clean and tight 5. check antifreeze for colder temperatures and leaks 6. don't neglect warning lights on your dash, have them checked out as soon as you can. 7. replace wiper blades, top off washer fluid and remove ice from windshield 8. have an ice scraper handy and warm up your car 5 minutes before driving
Carry a canvas bag with emergency supplies such as emergency flare kit, flashlight,first aide kit, jumper charging kit, blanket and packaged snack bars. Have your AAA card or a local towing company phone number handy as well Mr. T's Auto phone number in case you are broken down and need assistance. Our number is 508-477-2460.