Huff Oil Group - AMSOIL dealer
David & Robin Huff
Fayetteville, NC
CALL  (910) 988-9328


During the holiday season, the amount of traffic on the roads can increase significantly. This can lead to more time spent on the road and more frustration. To prepare for this, check out these tips.

Get Ready for Holiday Traffic

It may come as no surprise to you, but the holiday season can mean crowded streets and parking lots. If this is something you dread every year, you're not alone. Not only can it be frustrating, but it can also be more dangerous. To keep your cool and stay safe this holiday season, use these tips.

Take Your Time

Since you are very likely to run into an increase in traffic during the holiday season, as well as inclement weather, it's important that you give yourself plenty of time to get to your destination safely. No matter where you're headed, be sure to take into account that traffic and the weather can get in your way. Instead of assuming getting to a destination will take the same amount of time as usual, give yourself more time to get there comfortably. You don't want to be left rushing, especially when traffic will be more intense and when storms can cause chaos.

Stay Focused on the Road

When traffic increases and the weather changes, the road can get much more stressful. Rather than losing your mind and becoming careless, stay calm and keep your same focus on the road. Maintain a safe following distance and be aware of the cars and motorcycles around you. In areas with lots of pedestrians, slow down, and stay alert. It's also important to recognize that there are a lot more get-togethers and parties towards the end of the year. If you are heading to one of these, have a plan in place if you plan to drink. You should never drive if you plan to drink since this will put you and other drivers at risk. Either leave your car at home or be the designated driver so that you're sure you will get home safely.

Perform Seasonal Maintenance

Not only do you have to be in good shape to stay safe on the road, but your car will also have to be in good enough shape to transport you safely. Before things get hectic on the road, take your car into the shop and get your seasonal maintenance performed. This may be a good time to get an oil change, to top off your antifreeze, test your battery, and check on your car's tires in preparation for the cold. You may even want to get a tune-up so that you're sure your car will make it through the fall and winter. Give your car a synthetic oil change in Fayetteville to keep it running strong. Using a synthetic oil like AMSOIL's Signature Series 0W-20 Synthetic Motor Oil can keep your car's engine cleaner. You can find more products like this by contacting the oil pros at Huff Oil Group. Give them a call at (978) 259-5463 to get your questions answered or to place your order!

Make Time for Breaks

If your holiday plans include getting out of town to celebrate, be sure to plan your trip thoroughly. If you will be driving for a long time, it's important that you plan stops along the way. These breaks are necessary because they will help you stretch your legs, rest your eyes, and get some water or a meal in you. All of this will allow you to return to your car refreshed and alert so that you can stay focused as you drive. If you're driving for more than one day, book a hotel room where you can stop for the night. This rest is essential and can make a huge difference. Plan this ahead of time so that you don't get stressed while driving.

Avoid Night Driving

Finally, during this time of the year, it can get dark earlier in the day, which isn't ideal for anyone. Do your best to avoid driving after the sun has gone down. If you do have to drive in the dark, avoid roads that you know aren't well-lit or that are dangerous in general. Be sure to also slow down and test that all of your car's lights work properly.

Give Your Car a Synthetic Oil Change in Fayetteville

To keep your engine in great shape, be sure to give it a synthetic oil change in Fayetteville. Find a great oil for your car by contacting the friendly oil pros at Huff Oil Group. Give them a call at (978) 259-5463 to learn more or to place an order. You can also stop by their online shop to browse their full stock of quality AMSOIL Oil products.

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     Fayetteville, NC, 28311
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