CAA recommends you carry an emergency road kit containing the following items: at all times:
Sand or kitty litter
Snow brush/ice scraper and shovel
Windshield washer fluid
Flashlight with spare batteries
Cloth or paper towels
Gloves, hats, blankets and extra clothes
Flares or other warning devices and waterproof matches
Non-perishable food and drinking water
Hardcopy of a map
“As Canadians, it’s essential that we take the necessary precautions to ensure that we and our vehicles are ready for the winter driving season,” said Marc Brazeau, President of the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada. “Thinking and planning ahead can be the key to avoiding a roadside breakdown or a more dangerous situation.”
These are only a few of the items that need to be checked before you head out this winter. Stop by today for a full inspection to help ensure your car is running at its best and is ready for anything.
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