Monthly Archives: March 2022

What Does De-winterizing a Car Mean?

What Does De-winterizing a Car Mean?

We've officially made it to March, which means you've almost made it through the Michigan winter, and Spring is right around the corner. While the Spring isn't as harsh, a new change of season brings new challenges for all our vehicles. To withstand these obstacles, you may need to de-winterize your car. What Does De-Winterizing Entail? Check tire pressure - Your tires probably went through a lot of wear and tear on the roads this past winter. As the temperatures warm up, your tire pressure may also increase. To ensure you are driving with properly inflated tires, don't forget to check and adjust your tire's psi regularly. Replace windshield wiper blades - As the precipitation shifts from snow to rain, you might want to reconsider getting new wiper blades so that you can see clearly. Don't forget to top off your wiper fluid, too, as you may see an increase in pollen, dust, bird poop, and other contaminants on your windshield.  Get an oil change - If you ... read more