We’re all too familiar with parking and speeding tickets… but did you know screeching tires amounts to 30 days in jail in Kansas? The auto repair experts at Nightingale Transmissions are here to keep you informed and keep your vehicle safe – give us a call at 620.654.3445 for vehicle maintenance and stay safely on the roads in Galva. From common sense to just plain weird, there are some unusual traffic laws across the country. And while not all of these may be strictly enforced, it’s worth a look at these surprising auto tickets: No Common Sense… It’s illegal to drive while blindfolded (Alabama) Don’t take a nap on the street… it’s illegal to “use the road as a bed” (Eureka, California) Not only is it unwise, it’s illegal to jump from a car at 65 mph (Glendale, California) Stay on the roads! …… ( more )
3 Cat Litter Auto Myths – True or False?
Kitty litter often makes an appearance in lists for auto emergency kits or winter safety tips – but why is this strange “tool” so popular? What is it for? Does it really work? Here, we address three “myths” about cat litter to help you stay safe on slick winter roads in Galva, KS. Before you find yourself stuck (without cat litter), make sure your car can handle winter conditions – call our team at 620.654.3445. Myth #1 – Cat litter provides Traction TRUE! If your vehicle gets stuck in a snow bank or on a slick road, cat litter can help create the traction you need to get out. Pour a little around your tires to give them something to grip as you navigate onto the road. The non-clumping kind works best for extra traction on slick roads. Myth #2 …… ( more )