Top Tips for Driving in the Rain

Driving in the rain is only as difficult as you make it out to be. At Lincoln of LaPorte, we're here to offer up some advice so you can be safer when the roads are wet. It will ensure you’re less likely to get into an accident or skid out of control.

Traction is critical when it’s raining. Be sure that the air pressure in your tires is where it needs to be. You should also slow your speed so that you can stop when it’s necessary. You can avoid hydroplaning in many instances by avoiding sharp turns or hard braking, too.

Your vehicle needs to be ready for the rain. When you know that the forecast is gloomy, check your headlights and taillights to make sure the bulbs are working. Then, check the condition of the wiper blades so that they can clear your windshield when it’s raining.

 

 

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