Open frozen doors by using lukewarm (not hot) water to melt the ice. According to a study by AXA Insurance, each year drivers in the UK remain unprepared for winter weather, despite regular warnings of approaching cold conditions. During the colder months you tend to put more pressure on your battery through extended use of heaters, wipers and lights.
- Now is also the time to check your wiper blades.
- Turn on the defrost option and set it to the highest heat on a low speed.
- With winter fast approaching, it’s essential to ensure that you take the necessary precautions to look after your car.