How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

With cold weather blanketing much of the country, here's ten easy steps you can take to make sure your car doesn't get you stranded and frozen on the side of the road this winter.

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10.) Assemble A Winter Survival Kit


How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

9.) Check Your Car's Brakes

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

8.) Make Sure Your Car Is Properly Tuned

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

7.) Inspect Belts And Hoses

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

6.) Check Lights, Heater And Defrosters

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

5.) Check Your Tire Pressure

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

4.) Service Your Battery


How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

3.) Inspect Your Windshield Wipers And Washer Fluid

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

2.) Check Your Antifreeze

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

1.) Check Your Oil

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy Steps

[Sources: Cars.com, Consumer Reports, National Weather Service]