Road Salt Spells Trouble for Cars
Repeated seasonal exposure to road salt can make older vehicles -- model year 2007 and earlier -- more susceptible to brake pipe corrosion. Drivers with vehicles this old are advised to regularly wash the undercarriage throughout the winter, and to thoroughly clean the vehicle at the end of winter. Here's a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration video reminding drivers how to guard against such brake pipe corrosion. For more tips, click here.