Top Things You Should Keep in Your Car in the Winter Heather Hopson December 30, 2016 Uncategorized Dear Diary, My grandmother used to always say, Expect the best, but prepare for the worst. That’s pretty much my motto when it comes to driving. I expect that I will arrive to my final destination safely. However, I prepare for emergencies just in case something goes wrong on the road. I never let my gas tank fall below a quarter of a tank. I should try to keep it half full, but the business of life always causes me to neglect the needle. I check the air in my tires, fill up my windshield wiper fluid and get my oil changed. This winter, I got two new tires with strong traction. I leave the house earlier than I did during other seasons, to account for slippery streets and icy intersections. Thus far, I never had an emergency strike, leaving me sitting in a cold car. But heeding my grandmother’s words of wisdom, I am preparing an emergency car kit to get my through the winter. Here are the top 20 items I’m placing in the box in the back of my car. Click here to read the list. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.