How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

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 StepsS

9.) Check Your Car's Brakes

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

8.) Make Sure Your Car Is Properly Tuned

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

7.) Inspect Belts And Hoses

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

6.) Check Lights, Heater And Defrosters

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

5.) Check Your Tire Pressure

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

4.) Service Your Battery


How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

3.) Inspect Your Windshield Wipers And Washer Fluid

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

2.) Check Your Antifreeze

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

1.) Check Your Oil

How To Winterize Your Car In Ten Easy StepsS

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