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Getting Your Truck Ready for Cold Weather Driving

When you make your living by driving, you need to have total confidence in your truck every time you take off on a contract. That means knowing how to tune up your rig for the climate you’re operating in as you move locations and seasons. If you’re taking work in areas with cold weather for months at a time, you need to have the equipment to support your engine’s health and efficient operation to be sure you will arrive on time and under budget whenever you make supply runs to northern businesses and communities. Here are three must-have upgrades for driving in sub-freezing temperatures.

1. Winter Tires              

Tire tread is designed to a purpose, which is why you see so much variety in racing and recreational vehicle tires. Your semi’s tires work the same way, which means you’ll get the best control and consistent performance when you match your tire …