DRIVER has shared a genius trick to remove frost and snow from your car in seconds to help you avoid a £100 fine – and all you need is a blanket.
Temperatures are expected to drop across the country next week with snow expected in some parts of the UK.
Failure to clear frost or snow from your vehicle before driving can result in a £100 fine and three points on your license.
There are ways you can avoid searching for official car tires and de-icing devices.
Drivers on TikTok shared a viral clip on how to get rid of snow on your windshield easily and quickly.
All you need is an old blanket or towel, which you can leave in the car overnight.
Place it on the windshield, keep it fixed under the windshield wiper so it won’t blow away in the night.
By simply tearing off the cover in the morning, you can remove accumulated ice and snow in a flash.
You can then depart with a clear windshield, avoiding the possibility of a fine.
There are other free and easy ways to avoid frost build-up – sometimes it can be as simple as properly planning parking.
If you park your car in the right direction the night before, with your car’s front window facing east, it will be in the line of sunrise – that way nature will do the de-icing work for you. when the dew gradually dissipates and accumulates.
You can also tie a plastic bag to the wing mirror overnight to save yourself another defrosting job in the morning.
There are a few winter car tips that you should skip – like pouring boiling water over frosted windows – as they can really cost you money in the long run.
Make sure you know the rules of the road, such as parking restrictions on yellow lines, to avoid fines.
In other auto news, Gasoline prices have skyrocketed to a record high of 144.9p a litre.
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