Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze (25 pics)

Posted in INTERESTING       2 Dec 2015       6112       1

You can use a shower organizer to travel with kids by hanging it over the back of the seat

1 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you're parking somewhere unfamiliar, drop a pin on your GPS map so that you can find your way back

2 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Have an emergency kit in your trunk filled with toilet paper, snacks, water, and a backup phone

3 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you see a truck slow down, you should too. Truckers usually communicate about speed traps so they probably know something you don't know.

4 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Don't keep changing lanes. Studies have shown that even in the best scenario it will only give you a minimal advantage with a significant downside (your chances of getting in an accident skyrocket)

5 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Inflatable beds for the pool make for great beds on a road trip (lay them on the back seat)

6 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

This may take slightly more mechanical skills, but to avoid getting conned by a mechanic, ask them about a part of the car you know is not in need of repair. This will tell you how legit they are.

7 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

To cool down a car without A/C, open the driver and passenger windows but leave the back windows shut. This will make the breeze a lot stronger

8 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you ever get motion sickness, you can tilt your head to the side to help it go away

9 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Scratches on your car can sometimes be fixed with clear nail polish

10 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

An open box of dryer sheets in your car is longer lasting, cheaper, and more effective than cheap air fresheners

11 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

In case you're driving an unfamiliar car, the arrow next to the gas pump (on the speedometer) shows you which side the gas tank is on

12 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

To cool down a hot car quickly, roll down one window, walk to the other side of the car, and open/close the door several times

13 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

When you fill your tank, hold the trigger halfway. You will get less air and more gas in the tank.

14 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you ever get stuck in traffic, once again watch the trucks. They communicate with each other so they know which lanes are closed.

15 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Many gas stations offer free air for your tires. This is always a good thing to do because having inflated tires increases gas mileage.

16 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Whenever you rent a car, take pictures and video before using it so you don't get blamed for dents or scratches you didn't commit

17 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

To prevent your windows from fogging up, cut a potato in half, rub down the inside of your windows, and then leave them to dry

18 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you can't get a sticker off of your window, soak some newspaper in warm water and place it over the sticker for 10 minutes

19 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

An exit sign is positioned on the same side of the road as the exit

20 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you can see your own car in your mirror, the mirror is in a potentially dangerous position. To avoid having blind spots it's better not to have any part of your own car visible

21 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

On hot days, turn your steering wheel around 180 degrees whenever you park so that the top isn't hot when you come back

22 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

If you hold your car remote under your chin, it's range increases slightly. This might sound unbelievable but its true. Your head acts as a sort of "antenna extension" thanks to your skull and various fluids.

23 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

Drivers under 25 can have their surcharge waived if they are members of the USAA (registration is free)

24 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze

You can use the floormats in your car for traction if you get stuck in the snow or mud

25 Some Tips and Tricks for Making Your Road Trip a Breeze


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