The holiday season is upon us, and many families are getting ready to hit the road for memorable adventures. To ensure a smooth and safe journey, Prestone, a trusted brand of auto care fluids, has shared some valuable road trip tips that can benefit every traveler.
Planning Your Route and Stops Before embarking on your holiday road trip, it’s crucial to plan your route and identify potential stops along the way. This ensures a more comfortable and convenient travel experience, with opportunities for rest breaks and fuel stops.
The BLOCBAGETS Checklist Prestone recommends a comprehensive vehicle check using the BLOCBAGETS checklist, covering Brakes, Lights, Oil, Coolant, Battery, Air, Gas, Engine, Tires, and Self. This checklist helps prevent unexpected issues during your journey.
Choosing the Right Coolant and Brake Fluid Investing in high-quality coolant, like Prestone Car-Specific Coolant with Cor-Guard anti-corrosion technology, can help regulate engine temperature during extended drives. For optimal braking performance and safety, consider using Prestone’s DOT 3 or DOT 4 Synthetic Hi-Temp Brake Fluid.
The Prestone Car-Specific Coolant is available in RED, BLUE, and GREEN color variants.
- RED COOLANT: For all Toyota®, Lexus®, and Scion® vehicles, all years
- BLUE COOLANT: For all Honda®, Nissan®, Subaru® vehicles, pre-2009 to 2011 & Newer
- GREEN COOLANT: For all Suzuki®, Hyundai®, KIA®, Mazda® Mitsubishi® vehicles, pre-2009 to 2011 & Newer
Buy Genuine Prestone Products To ensure safety on the road, Prestone advises purchasing only genuine Prestone products. Be cautious of fake products and follow the 3P’s – check the packaging, price, and purchase location to avoid counterfeit items.
As you prepare for your holiday road trip, remember that planning ahead and maintaining your vehicle with quality auto care products contribute to a safer and more enjoyable journey for everyone.