What You Need in a Roadside Emergency Kit

Although we seldom think we’ll need a roadside emergency kit, that’s when we usually find we need one – when we don’t have it. Stop at Mercedes-Benz of Arlington and check out the many supplies we have on hand. We can also offer tips on what you may or may not need. Roadside emergency kits can include different items but usually consist of the following.

  • Flashlight
  • Tire-based supplies (Fix-a-flat, tire gauge)
  • Blanket
  • Water
  • Jumper cables
  • Extra automotive fluids (motor oil, ant-freeze, windshield wash, brake fluid)
  • First aid kit
  • Tool kit
  • Reflectors and roadside flares

If it’s winter time, you may want to includes additional blankets, change of clothing, cat litter for traction, and also some snacks. If you need supplies or need a new roadside emergency kit, visit our auto service shop in Arlington, VA. Our qualified staff is always around to offer their assistance. We also offer a full line of automotive services.

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