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Winter driving kit

If you get stuck in the snow, this is what you'll need

To be adequately equipped you will need the following in your car:

  • Torch plus spare batteries
  • Fully charged mobile phone
  • De-icer and scraper
  • Small fold away shovel
  • Sand or other traction aid
  • Demisting cloth
  • Extra clothing and footware
  • Non-perishable energy foods - e.g., chocolate or granola bars, juice, soup, bottled water
  • Petrol can
  • Map
  • Blanket
  • Thick gloves
  • Tow rope
  • Fan belt
  • Radiator hose
  • Spare bulbs
  • Points
  • Set of booster cables (for jump starting your car)
  • A couple of sacks (to put under the wheel for grip if you get stuck)
  • A mobile phone

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