Preparing Your Emergency Roadside Kit

August 24th, 2018 by

2018 Land Rover Models Off-Roading

If you’re driving around Massapequa, you want to make sure you’re prepared for the unexpected. In addition to getting regularly scheduled maintenance, check out this helpful emergency car kit guide from Land Rover Freeport, and take another step toward getting ready for your next road trip or off-road adventure.

Emergency DIY Kit

When thinking about how to put your emergency car kit together, a number of important factors are worth taking into consideration, such as:

  • Who will be in the car? – If it’s just your daily commuter, you won’t need to pack items for more than one person. But if you have a large family or pets you’ll be toting around, then make sure there are emergency items for everyone – friend or fido.
  • What is the regional terrain and weather like? – Driving through Garden City, you’re not going to need to plan to drive through a hurricane, but you could come up against difficult terrain in the Massapequa area. It’s best to plan ahead, but don’t pack more than the essentials.
2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport Off-Roading
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

What should I bring?

Here are some of the most important tools to have on hand:

  • Jumper cables
  • Tire pressure gauge
  • Fix-a-Flat
  • 1-2 quarts of motor oil
  • 1 gallon of coolant
  • Flashlights w/extra batteries
  • Tire jack
  • Windshield washer fluid
  • Tools like wrench, pliers, screwdriver
  • Snacks and energy bars
  • Plenty of water
  • Winter kit if driving outside the area (ice scraper, blankets, hats, gloves, scarves)
Close-Up Of Mechanic Attaching Jumper Cables To Car Battery
Car Jack for flat tire

Get Your Next Adventure Vehicle from Land Rover Freeport

There are many reasons that drivers in Massapequa know they can turn to Land Rover Freeport for all their vehicle needs. Whether you need an emergency roadside kit or vehicle service, or you want to know more about Land Rover dashboard lights or how many miles your tires last, our dealership is here to help you out.


Land Rover Freeport Service Specials

Brake Replacement
$100 Off Brake Replacement

Front or Rear Brake Pads & Rotors

*Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies, waste disposal, and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combined with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.

Oil Change Special
$35 Off Any Oil Change

*Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combine with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.

Pothole Special
$289 Pothole Special

4-Wheel Alignment • Tire Rotation • Inspect Brakes

Inspect Tires • Inspect & Re-torque Suspension Components

*Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combined with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.

Scheduled Maintenance
10% Off Scheduled Maintenance

*Max discount $250. Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combine with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.

Tire Special
Tire Special $25 or $50 Off

4-Wheel Alignment With Purchase of Tires

Buy 2 Tires Take $25 Off 4-Wheel Alignment

Buy 4 Tires Take $50 Off 4-Wheel Alignment

*Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combined with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.

Clean Air Filter Special
10% Off Cabin Air Filter

Breathe easier – Filter out dust, pollen and other airborne irritants.

*Plus any applicable tax, shop supplies and environmental fees. Coupon must be presented prior to service write-up. Cannot be combined with any other discount or offer, public or private. Cannot be applied to any previous charges or invoices. Limit one coupon per customer.


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