Rain and wet roads can make driving dangerous. Here are a few things to consider when driving in the rain
Slow down and ensure more distance between you and other vehicles.
Stay toward the middle lanes as water tends to pool in the outside lanes.
Keep your windshield wiping equipment in good condition. Replace your windshield wiper blades if necesaary.
Be sure your tires are in good condition to avoid any skidding during quick stop on wet pavement.
Turn on your headlights to make it easier for others to see you.
If you must go through puddles, try to drive through them slowly.
If brakes are wet, apply them lightly while driving until normal braking operation returns.
Night driving presents more hazards than driving in the daylight. For safe driving , here are some important tips to remember
Slow down and keep more distance between you and other vehicles.
Switch your rear viewmirrors to night mode to reduce the glare from other driver's headlights.
Keep your headlights clean and properly aimed on the oncoming vehicles.
Avoid staring directly at the headlights of oncoming vehicles to prevent temporary blindness.
Prior to your long trip, where-in you plan to drive your own vehicle, there are certain precautions and planning that is required. We hope that the following checklist will help you have a smooth and enjoyable trip.
Get your car a checked up at nearest Hyundai Dealership.
Get the battery and cables properly checked . It is advisable to have a new battery than taking a risk with a problematic or old battery.
Check the fuel system for clogged or leaking pipes.
Clean the cleaners-the air cleaner, the breather cap, the fuel pump sediment bowl and strainer, and the fuel filter.
Check the and oil filter replace if necessary. Carry extra can of oil in the trunk.
Hose pipes wear out on the inside. Pinch the pipes; replace if they feel spongy. Check clamps for tightness. It is advisable to carry spare hose pipes, and a tinful of water.
Get the brakes and clutch adjusted if necessary.
Get the wheel alignment checked and adjusted properly to have a better feel of the car and to reduce tire wear.