Keeping your car clutter-free is one of the best ways to make sure you avoid an accident. If you find yourself rummaging through piles of garbage to find the cell phone you dropped, you could end up in an accident. According to the Association for Safe International Road Travel, nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day. A major reason for many accidents is distraction. If you find yourself distracted in your vehicle, it could be detrimental. Although these statistics are startling, at Henry Day Ford Dealerships in Utah, we believe that keeping the car clean can prevent distractions and accidents. Below we’ve listed some tips on how to easily keep your vehicle clean and prevent you from coming into a Utah Ford Dealer with a damaged vehicle.
Objects that can contribute to a messy car
- Food wrappers
- Dirty cars
Tips by Utah Henry Day Ford Dealers on how to keep your car clean
- Invest in a small garbage that connects to your gear shift or back of your seat.
- Every time you leave your car to go home, bring everything in with you.
- Clean up spills as soon as they happen (pull the car over first).
- Do not eat in your car.
- Bang your shoes on the side of the car or on the curb before entering your vehicle.
Visit a Henry Day Ford Dealership in Utah if you want more tips on how to keep your car in tip-top shape and avoid distraction and accidents. Visit our website or contact us by phone to learn more.