Steps You Can Take to Avoid Hydroplaning

While the most important rule of being on the road is to drive safely, there are some situations that require you to alter your method of driving. When it comes to hydroplaning, there are a number of tips that can help you avoid a dangerous situation that could cause an accident. Let's take a closer look.

The tread wear on your tires is something very important that you should keep an eye on. When it comes time to invest in new tires, don't put the investment off for very long. If you are driving on a very rainy road, you can change your vehicle to a lower gear.

Also, reduce your speed when you see a large mass of water coming. If you can avoid the water, do so. You don't want to swerve into the other lane of traffic though. You also shouldn't hit the brakes to quickly.

 

 

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