20 Things You Should Never Leave in Your Car During Winter

20 Things You Should Never Leave in Your Car During Winter

Extreme temperatures can wreak havoc on items left in your car. Keeping certain items in your vehicle doesn't only pose the potential of damage to the item itself, but can also damage your car or compromise your own security. Here are 20 things you should never leave in your car during the winter months.

Pets

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You know you shouldn't leave your pets in the car in the summer, but the same is true for when it's frigid cold. The interior temperature of your vehicle can cool to the outside temperature quickly, leaving pets at risk. These 11 household items are seriously hazardous to your pets.

Beverages

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Since liquids expand when they freeze, you could be in for a big mess if you leave beverages in your vehicle for extended periods of time when temperature dip below freezing. Don't forget to take bottled water, juice, soda and beer inside after your trip to the grocery store. Find out 10 essential winter road trip tips for families.

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