Love Your Car: Beat The Heat

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Paul talks with John Hutchinson from Red Rocket Auto Tech about how to keep your car up and running in the sweltering summer heat.

Heat is harsh on cars. Hutchinson says to remember "HOT" when getting your vehicle ready for summer driving.

  • H = Hoses & Belts: Inspect them yourself! Check for cracks and irregularities.
  • O = Oil: Keep fresh oil for lubrication with regular oil changes.
  • T = Temperature: Check anything that affects temperature, or is affected by it.  Ex. AC, fluids, battery.
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