10 Winter Car TIPS & TRICKS you NEED to Know

19. 02. 2021
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If you live somewhere that gets snow, this video will teach you some helpful tips and tricks I have learned over the years to prepare your car for the snow! Learn how to remove ice from your windshield and how to remove snow from your car quickly without scratching the paint. I also show you how to prevent your door and lock from getting frozen shut and many more tips and tricks! I even show you how to use a car detailing spray to prevent the snow from sticking!
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How to get more traction on snow and ice: 0:40
How to get out of your driveway or parking spot safely: 1:48
How to top off washer fluid: 2:51
How to prevent doors and locks from freezing: 3:13
How to prevent ice from sticking to your windshield: 5:55
How to prevent snow from sticking to shovel: 8:29
How to prevent scratching your paint while removing snow: 9:25
How to remove snow without touching it: 10:10
How to remove ice from glass: 12:43

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  • Hopefully these tips are helpful. The weather has been horrible here with snow ever couple of days which has put a hamper on filming my regular How-To videos. Hopefully the snow melts soon! I have some awesome videos coming!!!

    ChrisFixChrisFixPřed 15 dny
    • Can you please make a video of negotiating a used car at a dealer ship?

      Ezekiel MoralesEzekiel MoralesPřed 15 hodinami
    • A square clear plastic lens from a welding hood is the best ice scraper that you'll ever use, they'll cut through ice that the regular scrapers just skip across.

      Duke CraigDuke CraigPřed 17 hodinami
    • 🍩

      Percy The #6 Green Engine // Cheekschowdhury09Percy The #6 Green Engine // Cheekschowdhury09Před 19 hodinami
    • Hey man can you do a video about head lights or tail lights with wooder/condensation in them and how to fix it or prevent it 🐐🐐🐐🐐

      MattyGMattyGPřed 21 hodinou
    • @ChrisFix thank you

      calvins vlogscalvins vlogsPřed dnem
  • 2:15 Me in my dumb district that made snow days remote learning: Cries

    HarpstersYTHarpstersYTPřed 10 minutami
  • Are we ever gonna get a face reveal?

    Drew PotterDrew PotterPřed 2 hodinami
  • Chris! I need you to tell me how to make my exhaust pops or louder!? Pls.

    Egzon MehmetiEgzon MehmetiPřed 3 hodinami
  • Please do the del sol turbo swap once the weather gets a bit better

    Robert RosenbergerRobert RosenbergerPřed 5 hodinami
  • Can't u just spray it with water?

    LaZe LemurLaZe LemurPřed 5 hodinami
  • watching here from philipines

    Rjay AsahidRjay AsahidPřed 8 hodinami
  • Can you do a video on fitting after market hood struts

    KingabunyipKingabunyipPřed 9 hodinami
  • Something i thought you should know is my school had an automotive class and the teacher plays your vids in the beginning of class, though you would like that.

    Ray_The_SniperRay_The_SniperPřed 10 hodinami
  • Hey Chris I just got a 1995 mustang it starts up but when u add gas it sputters and dies. Any tips?

    Mathew BolanosMathew BolanosPřed 13 hodinami
  • That plastic bag trick on the side mirrors is pretty smart haven't heard that one before

    Nick SoehrenNick SoehrenPřed 14 hodinami
  • While I was growing up my parents took all our vehicles into the driveway and as close to the house as possible. First car gets backed in and the next one gets parked up close to the front bumpers to help keep the engines warm as long as possible. Some of us had different schedules that helped keep most of the heat in and some of the snow off. One side had less to clean off because of the house. Less scrapping too

    Mike DMike DPřed 14 hodinami
  • About time for another video isn't.......

    EricEricPřed 14 hodinami
  • Can you please make a video of negotiating a used car at a dealer ship?

    Ezekiel MoralesEzekiel MoralesPřed 15 hodinami

    Tronix GamerzTronix GamerzPřed 16 hodinami
  • mustang content

  • Face reveal?

    Rene NajeraRene NajeraPřed 17 hodinami
  • Where can i buy soapy wooder 🙁 or whats another alternative

    Sabriana LeeSabriana LeePřed 17 hodinami
  • Yo Chris, Are you in the Morris County Side like Budd Lake or Mt.Olive area? My cousins might live near you.

    CKB LearningzCKB LearningzPřed 17 hodinami
  • Can you do cleaning the ac system

    James Allen SandovalJames Allen SandovalPřed 18 hodinami
  • got any tips and tricks on finding a short on a vehicle. i blew the same two fuses three times. only way i know is to visual inspect every wire but i don’t have the tools or time.

    Shawn dShawn dPřed 18 hodinami
  • OMG

    Jaxson CarterJaxson CarterPřed 18 hodinami
  • This was so helpful!

    Shweta TyagiShweta TyagiPřed 18 hodinami
  • I love living in Florida during the winter months. It’s dry sunny and cool. The summers on the other hand is hot with daily thunder storms

    KevoZeboKevoZeboPřed 19 hodinami
  • Do a drift vid

    Stacey ToureStacey TourePřed 20 hodinami
  • For ice on windows.... I always have a 50/50 solution in a spray bottle of isopropyl alcohol and water with a few drops of dish detergent. Spray that on the widows and BOOM... ice be gone!!!! :-)

    Michele AlaimoMichele AlaimoPřed 20 hodinami
  • Rain-X Treated windows are easier to clear snow and Ice off of. Its something i noticed a few years ago and it works. I always treat the windows late Fall for Winter. For me, most of the time i have time to warm the car up, but ive scraped and gone with a lot less effort on treated windows.

    SalutationsSalutationsPřed 21 hodinou
  • My guy what is gallon or pounds 🤦🏼‍♂️ Pls use metrics normal people with understand

    LongnailsLongnailsPřed 21 hodinou
  • Have you ever had a car that cranks and won’t start because it is so cold out?

    Graham BakkenGraham BakkenPřed 21 hodinou
  • What made you want to become a mechanic

    Buck GarnerBuck GarnerPřed 22 hodinami
  • Hey Chrisfix, everytime I use my car, it and I turn it off after a drive, when I get out I always smell something burnt after I drive. Do you have any idea of what the problem is?

    Saturn VueSaturn VuePřed 22 hodinami
  • Chris fix could you a video installing a lift kit in a truck, I have seen couple of your videos and you have helped me a lot, thanks for everything

    Panchito GMRPanchito GMRPřed 22 hodinami
  • "Mommy why is there a grown man doing hand gestures and talking wiht his car"?

    alija lemezanalija lemezanPřed 22 hodinami
  • Hey Chris, where are the rest of the Honda videos except of the 8 already published?

    BigStallion0BigStallion0Před 22 hodinami
  • Me: Why do I need to know this i live in Kentucky One week later: Kentucky gets 12 inches of snow in a week

    Sam PlautzSam PlautzPřed 23 hodinami
  • I think the snow itself can damage the paint, can’t it?

    NIrvingNIrvingPřed 23 hodinami
  • Hey guess what if you got into a car wreck your cars not going to work

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    Thunder 0z9Thunder 0z9Před 23 hodinami
  • I saw someone playing with the snow at 11:33

    Dayan ShoaibDayan ShoaibPřed 23 hodinami
  • Here's what you do: Put your car in a garage

    SmileGamezSmileGamezPřed 23 hodinami
  • Nice man

    FISHY Army riseFISHY Army risePřed dnem

    Schwartz Relao :'pSchwartz Relao :'pPřed dnem
  • Hello i know is about snow thing my question is due u know if any ford ranger headlights fit a Mazda 04 b3000 thank u

    david veladavid velaPřed dnem
  • You gotta paint the driftstang into some cool colours like ken block or pastrana did on their cars!! and then do what you do best, making a video of it

    Peter KjærgaardPeter KjærgaardPřed dnem
  • Chris I watched you when you had 500 subs and it’s amazing how fast your account has grown

  • Wouldn’t wd40 work as well as silicone for frozen doors?

    Minhaj UddinMinhaj UddinPřed dnem
  • In your next video PLZZZZ add logos on your car like purple scratches on the side

    muhammad qaisermuhammad qaiserPřed dnem
  • I don't own a car nor can I drive a car. Also snowfall never happens in my country. But I watched the whole video satisfyingly without skipping a second.

    Antor SarkerAntor SarkerPřed dnem
  • Hey chris! What happend to your driftstang?

  • I live in germany and generally speaking, we dont get too much snow in the south. last year we moved to a hilly area tho, temperatures are considerably lower, there´s way more snow, etc. I have never understood just how convenient the winter-package offered for cars is, until this year. I have a Seat Mii, an Eco-box based on a VW Up, the winterpack cost, whoever got the car new, some decent extra money so it seemed excessive but Frozen mirrors? heated. Cold butt? heated. Engine cold? someone fit a coolant preheat in it. yes really, in a small ecobox. its just insanely convenient.

    NazimelonNazimelonPřed dnem
  • 10,000,000 face ravel????????

  • Purchase a small plastic ice scraper without a brush for $2-3 or on clearance in the spring for like $1 or less when your wheel wells get packed with snow use it to clear it from your wheel liners trying to avoid your painted bumper covers, body or flares this will also prevent excess water in your garage if you have one available which can refreeze after melting do you rears and for your front wheels turn start your car and turn your steering wheel lock to lock get the front of one side and the rear of the other fender and switch wheel direction. if your car has unpainted textured bumper covers like 93-04 Grand Cherokee's give it a swift kick with your boots and a-lot of snow will drop.

    Eric OlsenEric OlsenPřed dnem
  • Hello Chris, I've been recently seeing your videos and I really enjoy them, they're really useful to me, I know that there's still some snow wherever you're at, but once its all gone I was wondering if you could make a video on how to properly clean a convertible, thank you so much in advance, God bless you

    Ramsey VillarrealRamsey VillarrealPřed dnem
  • Hey Chris hope you see this but can you make a video on replacing a heater core? Seen some of other videos but they not clear or doesn't show all the steps. I really want to do it myself instead of paying $1500 for mechanic to replace it

    Cameron ChambersCameron ChambersPřed dnem
  • Where I live we get snow once every 10 years...But still found this vedio interesting 👍👍👍👍hi from Jordan 🇯🇴

    Marianne JassarMarianne JassarPřed dnem
  • Why don't you drift the driftstang any more

    Adrian KasiamaAdrian KasiamaPřed dnem
  • Why does this channel have so many subscribers?

    Lucas EttenLucas EttenPřed dnem
  • Where did you get the battery terminals for the mustang. they look better than anything I can find.

    Anthony ValverdeAnthony ValverdePřed dnem
    • Ps. give cooper lots of belly rubs for me

      Anthony ValverdeAnthony ValverdePřed dnem
  • We all learn a lot from your videos thanks a lot

    Thomas innovative mindThomas innovative mindPřed dnem
  • You need to post more I don't care how long your videos are or if they're bad you just need to start posting

    Quenten. HQuenten. HPřed dnem
  • Are you doing any drift videos anymore?

    dragstars_ driftzABdragstars_ driftzABPřed dnem
  • 15 years old and Learning a all from Chris.

    BugattiBugattiPřed dnem
  • When will u get back into doing your dift build again

    Layton KellyLayton KellyPřed dnem
  • Chris - You gotta shovel your sidewalks for the Postman...for shame.

    dzlnitrodzlnitroPřed dnem
  • Me using a sledgehammer to remove ice off my car: 👁💧👄💧👁

    Aidan PhillipsAidan PhillipsPřed dnem
  • i just saw the first ever driftstang vid again and noticed his final objective was to get a vinal or wrap on it soooooo WHERE IS THE DRIFTSTANG AT BRO!!!!!!!

    MTB UknownMTB UknownPřed dnem
  • Hey chris how can we put a new the car pc ps i dont know how to spell the real name

    Lee MannileLee MannilePřed dnem
  • Hey ChrisFix! I just wanted to let you know that your videos inspired me to fix up my 1997 Ford Mustang! Just got done installing new spark plugs, spark plug wires, a new coil pack, and I even wired some exterior LED lights with a switch under my hood to give me extra light to work on my stang into the night. I am only 20 years old and have never known these skills before watching your videos. It is a great feeling to learn from you and then to put what you teach into practice. Starting up my mustang after installation was an amazing feeling! Thanks!

    Jack VogelJack VogelPřed dnem
  • Better reason for backing cars and trucks into anparkong space, same reason why emergency services does it. Ypu don't have an emergency when parking at the end of the day,, but if you have an emergency at home like a family member injured, you can safely exit the parking quickly.

    Horat CoclesHorat CoclesPřed dnem
  • chris can you do a garage tour

    Mckenzie BrodieMckenzie BrodiePřed dnem
  • Hey Chris so I have a 2002 ford ranger and when I go slow when I first start the car the breaks act up have you had any problems like this on your mazda if so how did you fix it

    Addison McCulloughAddison McCulloughPřed dnem
  • Step one: park indoors.

    richardtodd42richardtodd42Před dnem
  • My tip is not to use a leaf blower on the snow, especially before 10 am. That noise wakes up the whole neighborhood. I have a neighbor who blows off all snow including 1/8 inch dusting from his driveway and car. Everyone HATES him 😅

    Lissa KLissa KPřed dnem
  • I used to use an old license plate to scrape snow and ice from my windows

    Larry HostetlerLarry HostetlerPřed dnem
  • who else watches Chris fix's video but don't get anything?

  • So Chris. When are you going to do a video on installing a rear camera? There are many different models that include wireless types. I love to add one to my car, but your video would really help. PLEASE?

    M. Mir2M. Mir2Před 2 dny
  • Chris, you sound like an adult version of Gingka from beyblade. I’m living for it.

    DarkDiamondNinjaDarkDiamondNinjaPřed 2 dny
  • Chris I have a Ranger sport with the plastic floor liner no carpet, what is the best way to make it look good?

    cabhog77cabhog77Před 2 dny
  • Someone please go through and count how many times he says woder

    Levi CaseyLevi CaseyPřed 2 dny
  • where is it you are with all the snow Mr. Fix?

    the Ayatollah of Rock and Rollahthe Ayatollah of Rock and RollahPřed 2 dny
  • Where is the turbo del sol video

    Misaki_16Misaki_16Před 2 dny
  • Hey chrisfix a friend if mine had a problem because he uses LPG which has this part that freezes in cold weather so most people use hot water to heat it or else the car wont start or run properly if its frozen.

    iravenBGiravenBGPřed 2 dny

    Screaming KhalifaScreaming KhalifaPřed 2 dny
  • Don't forget to refill ur blinker fluid it tends to evaporate when it's cold outside

    the slovakiansthe slovakiansPřed 2 dny
  • I lived in tropical country but whatever i will watch it anyway.

    Paul CruzPaul CruzPřed 2 dny
  • Gotta Love Chrisfix . The back the cars in the driveway. Great tip my friend ! No wonder everyone finds your videos beneficial. Spring is around the corner, BBQs here we come .

    Rob & LaurieRob & LauriePřed 2 dny
  • The only thing I can think of to add is really only helpful if you don't have a leaf blower. I start the car first. Then I start removing snow at the back of the car. Often, especially with thick, wet snow, the hood will be warm by the time I get there and makes that part of the car a bit easier to clear. Oh! And never use a hammer to break up ice on a windshield.

    Jon BrackinJon BrackinPřed 2 dny
  • Spending $5 on some deicer spray 👍🏻

    Conner ColemanConner ColemanPřed 2 dny
  • where are the driftstang?

    Simon HDSimon HDPřed 2 dny
  • Or...just park in the garage... I'm joking, awesome video 😀👍

    ChrisFalcherChrisFalcherPřed 2 dny
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  • Hey Chris! I have been a fan for a long time, and I have a question. Can you show us how too high pressure can damage car paint? (Pressure washer) I have wondered how it can damage paint for a long time. Thanks

    Demetre JakhaiaDemetre JakhaiaPřed 2 dny
  • Your comment got a ❤ from ChrisFix btw more electrical projects please. you literally haven't done anything fun electrical in years.

    Demetre JakhaiaDemetre JakhaiaPřed 2 dny

    S1am R07S1am R07Před 2 dny
  • HEYY GUYYS, CHRISFIX HERE this will never get old i dont even have a car im 14 yr old but i love cars soooooo much that i learn everything now

    S1am R07S1am R07Před 2 dny
  • Werter!!!

    Ronni BarberRonni BarberPřed 2 dny
  • I am not sure how I would write to you about something I’d really like if you could cover... maybe just leaving this comment is enough. When I first got my truck about three years ago it had heavy water spots on the glass and I used 0000 steel wool to remove the water spots but in my inexperience with vehicles I might have done it too long or too rough and it left swirl scratches all over the windows. I’ve tried waxing the windows and rubbing compound mixed with fast orange hand cleaner with pumice from a video I found on CSworld and a DA polisher and didn’t work. If you have a way to fix these steel wool scratches I’d really like the video! Appreciate what you do it’s all awesome tutorials and great video editing! Thanks ChrisFix!

    Scott jScott jPřed 2 dny
  • I've been a fan since 1m subs

    Justin ChanJustin ChanPřed 2 dny
  • Nice

    Justin ChanJustin ChanPřed 2 dny
  • I'm watching this from Miami Florida and I'm craving a slurpee 🤣🤷🏻‍♂️

    O'Brien OBO'Brien OBPřed 2 dny