As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues, Thanksgiving is likely to look quite different this year. With international travel bans and mandatory quarantines for visitors from certain states, many families are opting to stay closer to home this holiday season. Road trips to visit close family and friends are more practical considering current restrictions. Travelers are likely to encounter heavy traffic during Thanksgiving week. The following are tips to make the Thanksgiving holiday safer this year:
Perform a Maintenance Check
It can be stressful to break down in an unfamiliar city or at night. To keep a vehicle running smoothly, it is advised to keep up with regular maintenance. A driver should perform the following before a trip:
Test the car battery, lights, turn signals, and brakes.
Fill windshield washer reservoir and top off other fluids.
Check wiper blades for excess…