- Windshield wipers
- Brakes and brake lights
- Washer fluid
Under the Hood
Winterize your ride with this checklistNovember 6, 2009
There’s nothing worse than hopping in your “iceberg” of a car and realizing your heat is on the fritz. How about inching down the highway in the middle of a blizzard only to notice your gas tank’s flirting with “E”? Or perhaps it’s clutching the wheel, praying your car makes it up the hill. Every woman and man needs to understand that vehicles are not invincible and service departments do exist for a purpose. After asking several McCarthy Auto service techs, writers and managers, I came up with this simple list of stuff to check out before the winter hits us.