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How to Make Your Vehicle Winter Ready

How to Make Your Vehicle Winter Ready

The key to successfully navigating winter weather is to make sure your vehicle is in great shape before the freezing, snowy and icy weather hits.

At Sears Auto Center, our goal is to help make winterizing your car a little less intimidating. One way to make sure your car is in tip-top shape is to bring it in for a Performance Snapshot. During the Performance Snapshot, our skilled technicians do a computerized diagnostic that lets you see immediate results, and provides a detailed report that explains exactly what we need to fix on your vehicle.

The diagnostic checks your car’s alignment, computer system and overall battery health including looking for corroded cables. It also checks tires for proper inflation and tread wear. 

The video below gives you a better idea of how we can help you make sure your vehicle is winter ready and offers tips on topics like:

  • How to ask the right questions when taking your car to the service center
  • How to check your vehicle’s fluids, including oil, antifreeze and washer fluid
  • How to create a valuable winter emergency kit
  • How to extend the lifetime and performance of your vehicle


Like we said before, the best time to get your car winter ready is before the harsh weather starts. Schedule an appointment for a Performance Snapshot or other vehicle services at your local Sears Auto Center today.

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