As You Inspect Your Vehicle For A Trip

Take a trip can be an unforgettable experience, but not to carry out proper control of the vehicle before you can quickly turn what should have been a pleasant experience in an absolute disaster. Each vehicle inspection should always a check on the state of the headlight lenses because the lenses darken and seeded over time. If your headlight lenses are replaced in less than perfect condition, and have the focus to ensure set that you can see what's coming at all times.

Keep the engine cool

As with the headlights a vehicle inspection should include adequate control of the engine cooling system. System problems cooling are the second leading cause of roadside breakdowns, to ensure that the refrigerant contains fresh antifreeze, the level of the coolant up to the mark, and that it leaves no liquid in any place in the cooling system. B
efore departure to give repair all leaks good enough time to confirm that the repairs had been successful.

Service now or later

Plan an inspection of multi-point vehicle before departure. This type of vehicle inspection can find countless flaws or problems that you may not be known, and if you have done early enough vehicle inspection, you can get all the bugs repaired in time. Choose a vehicle control plan which includes the following tests as a minimum;

    Suspension rubber / bushings
    S
hock
    
All hoses
    All drive belts
    Wiper and washer
    Battery / Charging System
    Brake including parking brake

If your vehicle is due almost and oil change, you might as well have it done during the inspection of the vehicle.
 
Check the PCB

Not all error conditions will trigger a warning light on the first error, which makes it very important that the inspection of the vehicle includes a complete diagnostic check, because some error conditions only become visible after several failure cycles. Be aware that some active fault codes can immobilize or seriously affect the driveability of a vehicle, if they are active, then schedule a diagnostic check-up for your car to make sure it does not happen to you.

Check the rubber

Of course, no vehicle control without a thorough inspection of the tires, including the spare tire may be complete. Only the verification of the outside of the tire is not good enough; have the car removed properly control wheels, the side walls within signs of damage such as cuts, bulging, or contact separation on the shoulders.

Irregular tire wear is a clear sign that something is out of alignment, bent, worn or damaged. Replace any tires that are not in perfect condition, and rotate the tires, make sure that all tires evenly share the load.

B
roadcast service

The transfer can work well, but keep in mind that your vehicle will be much harder on the trip that drive usually only to work and back. Many transmissions develop problems when the load suddenly changes, so that your vehicle inspection must be an examination of the transmission and / or service, especially if you drive towing a boat or trailer.

Be prepared to

As a final point during his inspection of the vehicle, make sure you have some emergency supplies, such as the following:

    Spare headlight bulbs
    Replacement Lamps Other Outdoor Lighting
    
Spare fuses
    
Some basic tools
    
Jack and wheel wrench
    First aid kit
    R
eflective vest (to make it visible), if you need to stop for the night
   
One or two blankets
    
Flashlight batteries and parts
    Bottles of water and snacks
    Contact details for your dealer, and insurance companies.
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