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What To Do If Your Car Gets Stuck In Deep Snow

What To Do If Your Car Gets Stuck In Deep Snow

With winter here, you might find your car stuck in a big pile of snow or slipping on sheets of ice. Luckily, Bay Area Tire & Service Centers has a few tips and tricks up our sleeves that can get your automobile free and moving in little to no time.  Tip #1: Create a path around your tires If your tires are spinning in snow, you should try to dig some of them away from the tire. Doing so will free up space so your vehicle can move the car back and forth. This is especially important for you to do if your tires aren't winterized. To make the process a little easier, we recommend storing a snow shovel in your trunk just in case it happens while you're out. Tip #2: Don't floor the gas pedal It's natural for humans to panic when something is out of their control. Most drivers' first instinct when they get stuck is to floor it. While it may be tempting to do so, it can worsen the problem. Instead, it would be best if you went easy on the pedal with repeated i ... read more