Making a list... checking it twice
You love the holiday season; it’s the perfect time to show your friends and family how much you care about them. Your shopping list includes all those special people…mom, dad, your siblings, your significant other, your best friend and that co-worker that makes time fly during the work day.
Did you forget anyone on your list? How about that faithful companion that is always there for you, rain or shine…the one that delivers reliable performance every day of the year? Don’t forget about that dedicated friend sitting in your garage or driveway. Be sure to pick up a little something for your car, that workhorse that gets you around town all year long. Check out these gifts for your car that can help you say ‘thanks’ for its dependable service.
Often overlooked, you rely on your wipers to keep your windshield clear during rain, snow and other inclement weather. The snow and cold of winter can do a number on your windshield wipers. The gift that lasts all season long, consider upgrading your car’s wipers to winter wiper blades. These wiper blades feature a rugged cover over a heavy-duty frame to help prevent the joints from freezing.
If you live in a warmer climate, we haven’t forgotten about you. Combining the best features of beam and bridge wipers, give your car the gift of hybrid wiper blades. With an advanced design, you get two technologies in one wiper blade that delivers a clear, streak-free wipe.
No matter where you live, driving at night can be a challenge. In low-light situations, depth perception, visibility, peripheral vision and color recognition are all compromised. Help your vehicle cut through the darkness with new headlight bulbs under the tree. With these premium headlight bulbs, you’ll see up to 120' farther down the road thanks to the whiter light that burns up to 80% brighter than standard bulbs.
Cabin air filter
There is nothing worse than breathing in foul-smelling air as you’re driving down the road. Treat yourself and your car to a new cabin air filter to ensure that the air inside your vehicle is fresh. Using activated carbon, this cabin air filter is up to 99% efficient at eliminating exhaust and other foul odors. Your car and your nose will thank you!
A key component in the combustion process, you count on your engine’s spark plugs every time you start your car. Failing spark plugs can cause a decrease in gas mileage and engine problems like poor acceleration and trouble starting. New spark plugs can improve the performance of your engine. Switch out your old spark plugs for iridium or double platinum spark plugs to keep your engine running strong.
You depend on your car’s battery to work every time you jump behind the wheel. Cold and damp weather can take a toll on your battery, reducing its starting power. If your battery is more than three years old, it might be time to consider buying a new one – before it leaves you stranded on the side of the road. Built to stay strong in extreme cold and hot temperatures, you and your car will appreciate this battery’s 30-month, free-replacement warranty.
Engine air filter
Our final gift suggestion can have a big impact on your car’s engine. Dirt, dust and debris can be detrimental to your vehicle; it’s the job of your engine air filter to keep these particles from clogging your engine. A dirty air filter can cause your engine to run rough and decrease fuel economy. Outfit your vehicle with a new engine air filter for better performance. The premium media of this engine air filter removes up to 99% of air contaminants.
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