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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Travel

When planning a road trip, it is essential that you take the time to inspect your car and get it ready for the trip. With just a few adjustments, you can prevent breakdown on the road and arrive safely and on time at your destination. If you are looking for tire shops in Paramus, NJ to help you get your vehicle ready for the road, call Hudson Tire Exchange.

The first thing to check is the fluids in your vehicle. This includes the coolant, engine oil, and windshield washer fluids. Next, take a moment to visually inspect the car, including belts, coolant hoses and look for leaking fluid or anything else that doesn’t look right. A visual inspection is effective for catching small issues early and fixing them before a bigger problem develops. While you are inspecting under the hood, take a look at the battery for cracks or corrosion. A small amount of leaking fluid can leave you stranded with a car that doesn’t start. You can perform these tasks yourself, or take your vehicle to be serviced, if you are planning a long trip and want the peace of mind of a professional inspection.

The tires should be inspected for excessive wear, slow leaks or any other problems. Driving a long distance with bad tires can be very dangerous. In addition to leaving you stranded, someone could be seriously injured in a blowout. We are tire dealers in Paramus, NJ with a wide selection of quality tires at competitive prices from major brands, such as Firestone, Dayton, and Bridgestone Tire in Paramus, NJ. We offer fast and reliable services, whether you need car tires or Bridgestone truck tires in Hackensack, NJ.

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