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Here are tips that will help you deal with the approaching snow, sleet and ice...

  • Vaseline on the rubber portion inside the door to keep the doors from freezing shut
  • Rubbing alcohol mixed with the washer fluid to keep it from freezing and clear the windshield
  •  Vinegar and cold water to remove the ice from mirrors and windshield
  •  Do not park facing the north
  • If the roads are slick, repeatedly tapping the brakes to stop instead of applying them completely
  • Salt on walk ways
  • WD-40 if the key hole freezes up