Severe Cold Weather and Cars

Severe cold weather and your car. The February freeze has persisted in Kentucky, which means private garages like Protech are VERY busy. It’s not that winter is any harder on a vehicle than summer, but very cold weather tends to exacerbate problems. Any mechanical item that’s been marginal, whether it’s a battery, bearings or a tire […] Read more »

Winter Wiper Blades

Wiper Blades in Winter Could Save Your Life Winter weather is extremely hard on your windshield wipers. Clearing snow and ice takes more effort, while temperature changes and frequent use wear down wiper blades faster. Anyone who has ever traveled in a winter storm is familiar with the problem of snow freezing in a car’s wiper blades, clogging them until […] Read more »

Cold Weather Car Care

Keep Cold Weather From Harming Your Car AAA has issued a set of “cold weather vehicle tips” because of the high winds, snow and wind chills anticipated to arrive today. • Cold weather car care begins with keeping your gas tank a minimum of half full to prevent gas line freeze-up and make sure that you […] Read more »

Top 10 Winterizing Tips

Winterize Your Car In this post, we construct the top tips for getting your vehicle through the winter and staying safe out there throughout difficult road conditions. The simplest thing you can do to fight the cold weather and winterize is to keep a few important supplies and tools with you as you drive. You’ll obviously […] Read more »

Winter Driving Oldham County

Winter driving in Oldham County can catch you by surprise Last year there really wasn't a need for winter driving techniques or snow tires.  This tear we have had two snowstorms that have caused hazardous driving not only in Oldham County but the entire upper midwest and east. Winter driving techniques are not the same […] Read more »