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Your an u—lock brakes improve your vehicle‘s stability when you make a hard stop on u slippery road. Even thou gh you have Lht: antiulock braking system. you‘ll want to begin stopping sooner than you would on dry pavement, Sec “AoLi‘Lzo-ck" In the Index.
I Allow greater following distance on any slippery road.
I Watch for slippery spots. The nmd mightbe fine until you hit a spot that‘s covered with ice. On an outerwise ulnar road. ice patches may appear in shaded areas where the sun can‘t reach: smu no olumps of trees~ behind buildings or under bridges. SDITJEIiITJEE-i [he surface of a curve or an overpass may remain icy when the surrounding roads are clear. If you see a patch of ion: ahead of you. broke before you are on it. Try not to brake while you're actually on Ute ice. and avoid sudden steering maneuvers.
If You’re Caught in a Blizzard
[f you are stopped by heavy snow. you could he in is serious situation. You should probably stay with your vehicle unless you know for sure that you are near help and you can hike through the snow. Here are some things to do to summon help and keep yourself and your passengers safe:
I Turn on your hazard flamers.