Most people choose to camp indoors at the first site of winter weather. However, if you must drive, drive slowly. Very slowly. Along with decreasing your pace, AAA offers these excellent driving tips to help you get there safely.
Sign Up For Our Newsletter!
1. NEVER warm up your vehicle in a closed garage. Burning fuel like gasoline produces carbon monoxide. If inhaled, it can cause headaches, dizziness, weakness, upset stomach, vomiting, chest pain, loss of consciousness, brain damage, and even death.
2. Avoid driving while you’re tired. Make sure you are fully rested before getting behind the wheel.
3. Check your tire pressure in the morning. Lower pressure is better in the colder months to allow better traction in bad weather.
4. Got gas? Keep your tank at least half full to avoid gas line freeze-up.
5. Cruise control is never a good idea when driving on any slick surface. Whether it’s rain, ice, or sand drive manually to prevent additional risks.
6. When driving, always look and steer where you want to go. Use a visual target as a reference point. You typically steer where you look.
7. Buckle up. Always use your seat belt.
Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard Messaging Rates Apply
For the Latest Entertainment News:Follow @hiphopnc
Around The 919 [PHOTOS]
1. Aerial View of the University North Carolina CampusSource:Getty 1 of 12
2. For clearing underbrush, get your goatSource:Getty 2 of 12
3. President Obama Campaigns For Hillary Clinton In North CarolinaSource:Getty 3 of 12
4. Dr. Leroy T. Walker Sr. obitSource:Getty 4 of 12
5. Vegetables in farmers marketSource:Getty 5 of 12
6. Baylor v DukeSource:Getty 6 of 12
7. Downtown RaleighSource:Getty 7 of 12
8. Road Amidst Trees In ForestSource:Getty 8 of 12
9. Profile of Reverend Dr. William Barber IISource:Getty 9 of 12
10. Idyllic View Of Tree Reflections On Water Against Sky At Historic Yates Mill County ParkSource:Getty 10 of 12
11. Raleigh's Fayetteville Street at nightSource:Getty 11 of 12
12. Escape from the square officeSource:Getty 12 of 12
- Chicken And Waffle Mix (7/20/2018)
- Black Tony (7/20/2018)
- Woman Dies After Getting Butt Injections From Celebrity Surgeon! [PICS]
- T.I. Tells What All Of His Kids Are Up To [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]
Winter Driving Safety: Hitting The Road? Check Here First! was originally published on kissrichmond.hellobeautiful.com