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Follow simple steps to increase safety in your car.

Follow simple steps to increase safety in your car.


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Whether you drive for work, pleasure, or just own a car, it’s incredibly important to keep your vehicle well stocked. Few things are more disappointing than realizing you forgot to pack essential driving essentials after already being stuck at the side of the road. These essential car items are available at up to 35% off Amazon, so you can be prepared for the worst and have a lot less to invest.

Savings that save you later

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Stay one step ahead of flat tires with this portable and compact air compressor. (Source: Amazon)

You never know when a flat tire will strike, especially if you live in an urban area or near dirt roads. When you have a dependable air compressor in your car, you’ll be prepared for the unexpected while also providing a convenient way to ensure your tires stay at the correct air level for the best longevity. Featuring a digital readout, this inflator lets you inflate any tire to equal levels with precision and no guesswork.

This portable air pump can’t completely fix a flat tire, but it can inflate most flat tires enough to safely drive you to the nearest auto repair shop without damaging your wheels or needing a tow truck. When you’re done using it, the cables tuck away easily in their compact design, allowing you to hide the pump almost anywhere in your vehicle. Grab this must-have car while it’s on sale with 25% off, plus save an extra 5% with a coupon at checkout.

With temperatures dropping, you never know when you might need a cozy blanket for extra warmth. If you have passengers or children who regularly ask you to turn up the heat, or you plan camping trips any time of the year, you can guarantee that this waterproof throw will find some use.

This sherpa blanket is made from a soft, warm fleece that’s suitable for outdoor use, so you don’t have to worry about it picking up too much dirt. An Amazon customer said that it “A great blanket to throw outside when the floor might be wet” and the “the cozy fleece is soft and feels great, but also looks great.” Be sure to grab one for yourself while it’s on sale at 13% off.

This USB-C car charger is faster than the competition, so you can count on a full battery on the go. (Source: Amazon)

We depend so much on our cell phones, from mapping our routes to running our businesses to occasionally using their original ones to call people. Since map apps drain phone batteries, it’s always a good idea to have a car charger somewhere in your vehicle, especially if you sometimes forget to charge your phone overnight.

This five-port charger lets you charge multiple phones and devices at the same time from a single plug. With over 50% better efficiency than other car chargers, this device is capable of charging standard iPhones from 0% to 85% in less than half an hour. The cable is up to 1.50 m long, so almost everyone in the vehicle can access their charger without disturbing the driver. Get one for your car today and save 35% on your purchase.

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These 25ft jumper cables come with a convenient storage box for quick access. (Source: Amazon)

Like an air compressor, a set of reliable jumper cables will prepare you for unexpected scenarios you don’t want to think about. Having the right, durable cables can mean the difference between getting your car running with ease or irreversibly damaging your engine if you’re not careful enough.

These durable jumper cables are specially designed inside and out to safely transfer as much power as possible with thick but flexible insulation and clamps that don’t lose their grip. An Amazon shopper shared that these cables “are super well built and the ends are conveniently labeled 1, 2, 3 and 4 in case you can’t remember the recommended connection order.” At just over $25, you can’t afford it Not to get your own set.

All 57 pieces in this kit are stored in a compact case with a carrying handle for quick and easy access. (Source: Amazon)

Having a well-stocked first aid kit nearby is a great idea, not just for your vehicle, but for just about anywhere you travel. This 57-piece set from First Aid Only has just about everything you need in the event of a minor accident.

This inclusive first aid kit contains ten antiseptic wipes, 16 plasters, four cloth bandages, a roll of gauze with four sterile gauze pads, six packets of burn cream, six antibiotic ointments, four disposable gloves, tweezers, scissors, five meters of tape, and more. Get this dependable kit for your vehicle today while it’s available for a 16% discount.

Car security for less

From jumper cables to air compressors, these essential car accessories are likely to keep saving your skin time and time again — and even if you never need them, you can drive worry-free, knowing you’re prepared for the worst the road can throw at you. These Amazon deals are up to 35% off for a limited time. With Christmas shopping bustling the streets and online prices skyrocketing, it’s better to stock up now rather than later.

Jesse Martin is a Venice, California-based journalist with 4 years of experience in sports and outdoor adventures like camping and hiking. In his free time, Jesse enjoys playing soccer with his friends, eating takeout, and playing with his dog. He also enjoys playing Xbox, going on hikes and sleeping late on Saturdays.

This story was originally published Nov 10, 2022 12:23 p.m.

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