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List of Emergency Kit Items to Keep in your Car

Essentials You Should Always Have Inside Your Vehicle

Sometimes, you never know when your vehicle will require maintenance. It may be before you leave for work or while you are already on the road. To minimize stress, it’s best that every driver has prepared an emergency kit for their car to use when needed. Here’s our list of emergency kit items you should always keep inside your vehicle.

  • First aid kit
  • Tool kit and/or multipurpose tool
  • Spare tire and car jack
  • Antifreeze
  • Coolant
  • Paper towel and motor oil
  • Jumper cables
  • Flashlight
  • Poncho
  • Phone and phone charger
  • Water and non-perishable high-energy foods
  • Reflective triangles
  • Car escape tool
  • Owner’s manual

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