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As You Brave the Polar Vortex, Heed Our Winter Weather Car Advice

As You Brave the Polar Vortex, Heed Our Winter Weather Car Advice

as a deep freeze continues to linger over much of the country with all of the charm of a wet blanket, millions of people are under severe weather warnings. this also means millions of people have been hunkering down for days and are ready to escape the confines of cabin fever. not so fast: before you venture out, prepare yourself and your car.

according to the federal highway administration, approximately 5,000 people on average die each year in crashes that occur in adverse weather conditions. from dead batteries to getting stuck in the snow to breaking down in the middle of nowhere amid subzero mercury readings, winter weather throws some chilling challenges at motorists.

here are some winter weather tips you should have down cold:

tips for starting your car in subzero weather

video: 5 things to remove from your ride during a deep freeze

how to survive winter with rear-wheel drive

video: tips for driving smart in the winter

how to store your car for winter

your car is cold, too

can a car battery freeze?

video: get your car ready for winter

video: how to jump-start your car

how to safely remove snow and ice from your car

how to free your car from a snowbank or ice patch

most backup cameras don't like bad weather

aaa study: extreme cold has chilling effect on ev range

video: do i need winter tires?

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