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Summer Travel Guide

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Car Check List: Make sure you car us working and running properly. Also check to make sure you have enough fluids in your car so that it won't over-heat:

  • Check oil
  • Coolant
  • Air Filter
  • Transmission fluid
  • Radiator fluid
  • Wiper fluid
  • Check tire pressure
  • Fill gas

Summer travel packing list:
DO NOT Bring:

  • Gas cans with extra gas
  • Emergency road flares
    • These pose fire hazards

DO Bring:

  • 1 gallon of cool water for every person in the car to make sure no one gets dehydrated
  • Extra medications - long traffic delays can cause missed doses
  • Extra food
  • Spare tire
  • Reflective triangles - in case of an accident
  • First aid kit
  • Road maps
  • Activities to keep kids preoccupied (ie books, games, toys)
  • Towels for clean-up

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