Daily Prep

10 Items to Keep in Your Car or Truck for Emergencies

Prepping for your vehicle
Monday, April 6, 2015, 6:48 PM

Learn about 10 essential items to keep in your car or truck that can help you greatly during a roadside emergency.

Daily Prep

15 Items That Should Be In Your Vehicle During the Winter

Winter Car Prep
Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 7:29 PM

A good list of things to consider for that winter trip and your car EDC during the winter months.

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Vehicle Emergency Kit

Vehicle Emergency Kit

Do you have one? Is it sufficient? Here's an example of a really good one.

Daily Prep

How To Back Up A Trailer

A tutorial on moving a trailer into place
Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 3:15 PM

Knowing how to back up a trailer into place is a very useful skill to have when the need arises.  This tutorial will give you the theory of how to move your vehicle properly to get your trailer in the right spot.

What Should I Do?

Vehicle Everyday Carry

Understanding what to carry in a car for emergency situation
Thursday, August 30, 2012, 2:45 AM

The average American spends up to 12 years in their car, and that means that you are probably going to be spending oh… around a sixth of your life in your automobile in various stages of transportation, idling, and using colorful language to describe your frustrations to your fellow drivers.

While I can’t help with making the daily grind pleasant, in this article we’re going to explore some things you can do to make sure that the events that happen in and around our cars are less stressful – and that’s a good thing, because less stress = longer lives = more time spent in cars.

With that in mind, let’s think back to Understanding Emergencies and Everyday Carry. We can apply these same templates to our vehicles, to make the most unpleasant moments on the road a little more manageable. » Read more