1. Take your car for a tire check
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Almost are fitted with all-season tires.
They’re safe and reliable in most climates, but they aren’t as flexible as traditional snow tires. All-season tires stiffen in the cold, especially when the temperatures drop below 20 degrees F. That can cause cracks and other damage.
You can take your car to many national auto service retailers, including and for a free tire inspection.
While you’re there, it’s a good idea to have your tires rotated and air pressure checked. It will make the tires last longer and ensures they’ll grip on rain-slicked roads.