Winter Prep: Where to Grease a Car

Complete this 10-minute chore now and prevent cold weather hassles

5 simple lubrication steps will prevent many cold-weather auto problems. Lube window tracks, weather stripping, the hood latch, locks and door hinges.

By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine

5 things to lubricate before winter

For much of the country, snow and ice are right around the corner. Here's what to lubricate on your vehicle before winter hits.

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Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Silicone spray
  • Lithium grease spray
  • Teflon lubricant spray