The Importance of Vehicle inspection Before a Road Trip
Many families travel this time of the year for holiday festivities. While this time of year is great for holiday gatherings, did you consider if your vehicle is ready to make that road trip? Here are tips on the importance of having a vehicle inspection before a road trip.
According to an article at carcare.org, “Need a Vehicle Inspection”
“It’s easy to remember to get your family ready for the holiday festivities, but what about preparing the car that’s going to get you there?” said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. “Having a pre-inspection performed on your car will give you peace of mind as you travel and help make your journey safer.”
Before leaving home, the Car Care Council recommends a check of the following, often overlooked, items: tires and tire pressure, brakes, hoses and belts, air filters, wipers, exterior and interior lighting, and fluid levels, including engine oil, windshield washer solvent and antifreeze/coolant.
“A pre-trip inspection provides the opportunity to have service repairs made at home by your own trusted technician who knows the vehicle, and helps reduce the chance of costly and dangerous trouble on the road,” said Rich While.” To read the entire article click here.