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When you know that you'll be on the road and driving for long hours, you prepare for the trip: you make your bags, sleep early so you're not tired, and plan a route to get to where you need to be. However, keep in mind that you should also prepare your vehicle for the trip so you can get to your destination safely. For that reason, this post will go over a few key components that you should check in your vehicle to prepare it for the road ahead.

What to Check in Your Vehicle

  1. Ensure that your vehicle's tires, including the spare, are in top shape (without any damage, or deflation) so they can roll you to your destination without any mishaps.
  2. The fluids in your vehicle should also be at the right levels and in the right condition. Inspect your oil, coolant, brake fluid and more, and check that they aren't leaking out before you leave.
  3. It goes without saying that vision is key when driving. To see and make yourself visible on your long drive, examine your windshield, mirrors, headlights, brake lights, blinkers, and wipers.
  4. Another crucial tip to consider is that your emergency supplies (such as your tools, insurance papers, and emergency kit) should be in your car in proper condition in case any mishap happens on the road.
  5. Finally, don't neglect taking your vehicle to a professional. They can inspect it properly, and fine-tune it so it is 100% ready for the challenge of the long road ahead.

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