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Use this list to check the maintenance of your car before going on a road trip.

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Use this list to check the maintenance of your car before going on a road trip.

Play it safe. Do NOT head out on a road trip without first checking these nine things.

Get more road trip tips and hacks from our Road Trip Guide.

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