Posts Tagged: "Winter Car Problems"

10 Things You Must Carry In Your Car During Winter

When the weather is snowy, icy, and downright unpredictable, it’s crucial to keep a few essential supplies in your car. If the unexpected occurs, you’ll be thankful you planned ahead. Throw these ten items in your trunk and you’ll be better prepared for almost anything the winter road sends your way! Read More

How To Unfreeze Your Door Lock

You’re not the only thing that can freeze in frigid weather. Your car lock can too. Watch this quick video to find out how you can unfreeze your door lock with hand sanitizer! Read More

Top Reasons Your Car Isn’t Starting

You turn the car key, only to discover that your trusty ride won’t turn over. You try a few more times, but nothing happens. What’s going on? There are hundreds of reasons why your car might not be starting, but a handful of usual offenders. Read on to see if your car might be suffering from one of these problems! Read More

How Climate Impacts Your Battery

Find out how climate affects your car battery, and more importantly, how you can choose a battery that's made to withstand the weather of your location. Selecting the best battery for your vehicle can ensure you don’t get stranded during a heat wave or a blizzard. Read More

Easy to Learn Winter Car Care Tips

It's never to early to gear up for winter! Fox 6 recently stopped by Firestone Complete Auto Care in Wauwatosa, WI for expert winter car care tips from the pros. Find out what you should pay attention to under the hood and around the car's exterior, plus what to keep in the trunk! Read More

Myth Busted! Why You Shouldn’t Idle Your Car In the Cold

Millions of Americans will soon be waking up to frosty roads, icy windshields, and stone cold engines. If you're one of the many drivers who thinks it's important to turn on your car and let it sit before hitting the road in wintry weather, you could be doing your engine more harm than good. Find out why this winter driving myth needs to be busted! Read More

Tips From A Technician: How to Prepare Your Car For Winter

It's officially fall! How ready are you and your vehicle? WBAL-TV 11 Baltimore recently stopped by Firestone Complete Auto Care to chat with Jeremy Turner, one of our many trusted technicians and local store managers, for tips on preparing your car for poor weather. Follow along as Turner highlights his most important winter car care tips! Read More