The nights have drawn in, we seem to be always in the dark, whether it’s leaving for work, or driving home, and the ice scrapers and big coats have emerged from their hiding places. Yes, winter has arrived and we’re all feeling the chill.
It’s important at this time of year that you don’t let your driving senses freeze over, and you keep your wits about you whilst out on the roads.
Here at Forest Gate Group, we want to make sure you are ready for every eventuality, so we have pulled together our best tips to be prepared for the conditions this winter, so you can sure you don’t get left out in the cold.
PREPERATION IS KEY
If you’re not prepared this winter then you could very well end up stranded, follow our tips below to ensure you’re ready for any situation:
BE EQUIPPED FOR EVERY EVENTUALITY
When faced with cold and aggressive weather, it can be very unsettling and dangerous if you find yourself in a broken down vehicle - particularly with no provisions.
That’s why it’s just as important to consider what’s best for both yourself and your car if the bad weather brings your journey to a sudden halt. So, before starting your trip, why not put some emergency supplies in the boot, such as:
We are doing our part for all car drivers of any make of vehicle to combat the cold weather with our special seasonal peace of mind offer. For just £15*, our trained technicians here at Forest Gate Group will go through a 29-point checklist on your vehicle that considers everything – from lights and electricals to brakes, clutches, tyres, mirrors, batteries and seat belts.
For more info or to book in your vehicle check-up, contact the team here. Make sure you don’t miss out!
*Vauxhall Service Club customers benefit from £5 discount on this offer Ts & Cs apply.