As a major winter storm barrels its way through the country, we figured it was a good time to give our readers tips for driving in bad weather.
- Check your tire pressure. Tires lose 1 or 2 psi with each 10-degree drop in temperature. An underinflated tire can’t withstand the shock of a pothole, even if it doesn’t go flat in normal driving. Checking your tire pressure is a drag in the winter, but so is changing a tire when it’s minus 17.