10 Winter Car TIPS & TRICKS you NEED to Know

19 feb 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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Timestamps:
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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Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. Use this information at your own risk. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working on vehicles and or with tools seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix.

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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!!!

    ChrisFixChrisFix10 dagar sedan
    • @Will Hutton I would just use flex seal to seal and repair it

      Favian HarnarainFavian Harnarain2 timmar sedan
    • How about how to fix a water leaking from the roof and staining the headliner? Would be a great quick video. I’ve got a leak from the top of the A-pillar on my Ridgeline. Apparently the sealant cracks over time and leaks whenever it rains or goes through the car wash. Seal with a weather proof rubber or silicone sealant and it’s good to go!

      Will HuttonWill Hutton2 timmar sedan
    • HI!!!!!!

      Renz ClanRenz Clan3 timmar sedan
    • no, that's not helpful, this tips all now ;)

      RysiozaurRysiozaur11 timmar sedan
    • Hi Chris fix I got a tip what if you can polish cars from rusting and make sure you have a good battery charging system and check your wiper blades and your radios in the cars for news on weather and make sure you can keep your car battery's charged up with a battery charger and always use a snowblower to blow the entire snow in your city

      Favian HarnarainFavian Harnarain17 timmar sedan
  • I wouldn't recommend keeping the blades up sometimes the wind can blow it and itll snap onto the windshield cracking it.

    AutoTrader VideosAutoTrader Videos41 minut sedan
  • Chris or anyone who sees this comment do you know and websites to find stuff for old cars I’m currently working on a 1985 trans am and struggling to find parts

    CreationCreation49 minuter sedan
  • Also you could just buy a car cover and that should solve the issues completely

    djthorodjthoro55 minuter sedan
  • U doing to much

    You Break I FixYou Break I FixTimme sedan
  • hey chris you should make a video about how to tune up your car, just the basics or that even more in depth with what anyone else is trying to do! that would be soooo great! much love and support ✌️🤞

    Jason RodriguezJason Rodriguez2 timmar sedan
  • i like his truck

    Renz ClanRenz Clan3 timmar sedan
  • combat park? i thought thats natural parking

    BezBez3 timmar sedan
  • Hoping you can chime in for those of us who have to drive through heavily salted roads. I am lucky to have a wash bay at work that I can access after hours, but how often should I worry about rinsing off my car?

    danny perezdanny perez4 timmar sedan
  • can you just drive around with a ChrisFix license plate?

    statsstats4 timmar sedan
  • 9:16 that was smooth ngl

    VALXVALX4 timmar sedan
  • Why is that logo of your truck is a mazda from tokyo drift Japanese????????!!!!!…

    Brian & Mimi VillaBrian & Mimi Villa6 timmar sedan
    • Mazda had a line of rebadged Ford Rangers for a while, and I got one!

      ChrisFixChrisFix6 timmar sedan
  • What happened to driftstang?

    AudieAudie8 timmar sedan
    • I explain that here: instagram.com/p/CJRcu8TByzU/

      ChrisFixChrisFix3 timmar sedan
  • I just want you to know that I appreciate all the hard work you do that goes into these videos, they really help when ever I need to know how to do a specific task on my car. Thank you!

    J HJ H9 timmar sedan
  • im just to use a CD to skrape an ice from the windows :D

    daratailasdaratailas9 timmar sedan
  • I don t even have a car but i m still watching chris

    Mazda mx 5 NAMazda mx 5 NA9 timmar sedan
  • Lol I live in a Place that it never snows but since its a ChrisFix video ill watch it

    ABDULLA ANSHATABDULLA ANSHAT11 timmar sedan
  • You're late, the winter's over already...

    That fkn turkeyThat fkn turkey11 timmar sedan
    • I don't mean to say that I'm trying to say make another drifting video

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  • Keep uploading videos!!!!

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  • Congrats on your growth. You are doing great 👍

    Ethan - Youtube TipsEthan - Youtube Tips13 timmar sedan
  • I was thinking of leaving FL but having second thoughts...

    JLAW904JLAW90413 timmar sedan
  • Quick question what’s a good website to look for a truck?

    Anthony LopezAnthony Lopez13 timmar sedan
  • Your comment got a ❤ from ChrisFix

    Demetre JakhaiaDemetre Jakhaia13 timmar sedan
  • Ziplock the whole car

    D DoggD Dogg15 timmar sedan
  • I use a tarp for my windshield. Open the door put one side of the tarp in it and close the door, than pull the tarp over the windshield to the other side of the door, open that door tuck the tarp in it and close the door on the tarp . It works for me every time, even in icy weather! Also put the blades over the tarp to hold it better.

    Kitty CrocheterKitty Crocheter15 timmar sedan
  • am i the only one who doesnt live where it snows but is watching bc there're bored?

    Elayna EismanElayna Eisman17 timmar sedan
  • What happened to your driftstang

    Brayan AlanisBrayan Alanis17 timmar sedan
  • If you leave your windows rolled down you won’t get snow on them.

    TDMstevoTDMstevo17 timmar sedan
  • I'll say this again, please redo your audio on your older videos. Lots to learn, but I miss the enthusiastic chrisfix!

    golnectrgolnectr18 timmar sedan
  • Just 31 days until 'The Video' is realised😄. Can't wait to see what you do this year.

    Erin MayErin May18 timmar sedan
  • The only realistic thing here was to back up the car

    Joseph 29Joseph 2918 timmar sedan
  • Don't forget to cover the headlights and tail lights.

    Cape FearCape Fear19 timmar sedan
  • Super, que buena explicación, saludos desde Bolivia!!!!

    Jhonny TitoJhonny Tito21 timme sedan
  • Hey Chris I just remembered how is project police interceptor been? It's been what 5 years??? I think or longer is your officer friend still using it?

    photondebuger45photondebuger4521 timme sedan
  • I don't mean to say that I'm trying to say make another drifting video

    Cooper OrpwoodCooper Orpwood21 timme sedan
  • Another drifting video

    Cooper OrpwoodCooper Orpwood21 timme sedan
  • Who else watches Chris’s videos not because they own a car but because his videos are cool?

    LagZZLagZZ21 timme sedan
  • Hey Chris please make a video on installing sequential shifter.

    JaicoJaico23 timmar sedan
  • am i the only one curios what hapened to honda del sol ?????

    Juozas AukstikalnisJuozas Aukstikalnis23 timmar sedan
  • i cant believe im watching this. i literally live in san diego

    sade.sade.Dag sedan
  • Video series suggestion: budget rally car

    Smokiebacon ,Smokiebacon ,Dag sedan
  • My battery was at least 4 years old when the -20 finally did it. I was getting ready to take the battery out but my hood latch wouldn't budge. On my dodge the grille comes up with the hood so the release switch runs down the middle of the grille and is on the bottom. Because its right in plain sight, snow can easily blow onto it and pile up ice. When I finally managed to break the ice off the release rod.. The ice literally blew apart. Hahaha I'll never forget it, it was basically an explosion

    Bass Fishing AddictionsBass Fishing AddictionsDag sedan
  • Me living in Australia: This is so useful to know!

    John TenzowJohn TenzowDag sedan
  • Christos what about the sagging headliner vid?

    Ματζορε ΚλιμακαΜατζορε ΚλιμακαDag sedan
  • Hi amigo can you show us how to install rod bearing please 🙏 By the way is all the process of installing something new in you’re car is the same process to other cars ??

    Rudy LopezRudy LopezDag sedan
  • I’ve definitely used the credit card before lol

    P MP MDag sedan
  • Just Fantastic! Thanks for the Tips, bro! Cheers!

    TX3 El GordittoTX3 El GordittoDag sedan
  • Please make a video on how to repair cigarette burn holes in the car seats! It would be greatly appreciated

    Anonymous AnonymousAnonymous AnonymousDag sedan
  • CAN YOU MAKE A VIDEO ON REMOVING DRIED UP PAINT DROPS FROM CAR PAINT PLEASE!!!!!

    Abhimanyu BhardwajAbhimanyu BhardwajDag sedan
  • Guys i got how to fix car from heli attack is stilll not out

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  • Check engine light on... check

    Kent FitzgeraldKent FitzgeraldDag sedan
  • Hi @chrisfix, I'm 13 years old and I love watching your videos. I can't get my own car at this age but I'm learning alot from you and so when I grow up, I'm going to buy my own car, repair and modify it. Thanks for the amazing content👍🏻😊

    Syed NaqviSyed NaqviDag sedan
  • Oy

    Roger KidneyRoger KidneyDag sedan
  • The best one!! I start a project because watching his videos i lear a lot and give me confident to try and do it, im starting amd have 2k fallows ln ig. And i learn from chris videos awesome person and awesome videos you can se he really love what he does mechanic and teaching and helping people out!!! I did start thanks to chris!!!

    Pedro VelasquezPedro VelasquezDag sedan
  • Next you should installs Cammes on the driftstang

    Wacey ZilthWacey ZilthDag sedan
  • I have a question on a 2004 Chevy Silverado exended cab 5.3L eng 1500 LS these it have a fuel filter I know there one in the gas tank that comes with the fuel pump if there is can you help me and tell me where it is

    Jose DelaoJose DelaoDag sedan
  • michigander tip: Buy auto start lol

    Jeremy CJeremy CDag sedan
  • Say you live in New Jersey without saying you live in New Jersey

    Yitzchak TellerYitzchak TellerDag sedan
  • Hey Chris, Can you make a Quick release steering wheel video ???

    Tdollac CTdollac CDag sedan
  • That's not a problem down here in Southern East states. We hardly get any snow every four years.😎🗻

    The_Faithful_LumberjackThe_Faithful_LumberjackDag sedan
  • Well i clicked on this video for pure spirit. I live in Australia where we don’t get snow. It’s also hot summer and summer here gets HOT. Once we had 46 degrees which is 114 degrees Fahrenheit

    BlueDemondBlueDemondDag sedan
  • Where is your hummer h1 at Chris

    Gavin TysonGavin TysonDag sedan
  • What is the best way to find a leak

    Hassan TisdsleHassan TisdsleDag sedan
  • Could also close the ends of the garbage bags in the door, (along with dropping the wiper blades) to keep them from flying away in the wind. What about a wax or silicone coating on the windshield and windows for ice and snow, like with the snow shovel? Or does that go badly when the wiper blades go on, maybe leaving drag marks?

    Miss KimMiss KimDag sedan
  • "It will keep the surface slick so the snow doesn’t stick" I’ll buy pretty much anything you sell me at this point

    eioshen boboieioshen boboiDag sedan
    • In conclusion: just eat, drink, wash your hands, and shower in silicone all winter

      eioshen boboieioshen boboiDag sedan
  • You should do another video on tinting windows. Tried myself today and it is very difficult lol.

    JamesJamesDag sedan
  • Hey Chris, when’s the del sol turbo build gonna start?

    Nss 14Nss 14Dag sedan
  • In Asia, we folks only park in the combat mode every time, storm or no storm ! Thanks dude

    mark lumamark lumaDag sedan
  • I’m a couple weeks late!!! Thank you Chris, this will be helpful for next time 👍🏻👍🏻

    MikesGarageMikesGarageDag sedan
  • Chris you should do a video on you hummer fuel filter and flush all the fluides on it

    Ralph WhitehairRalph WhitehairDag sedan
  • driftstang? s a d

    BanndBoiBanndBoiDag sedan
  • At this point i think he just bored

    job seeker1001job seeker1001Dag sedan
  • Russia be like: Just use vodka

    Constantine KavinskyConstantine KavinskyDag sedan
  • I used to work at a gas station so here's a couple of tips from working winters there. - If you're desperate winter window washing fluid can deice a lock we kept a spray bottle filled for this and - Spraying winter window washing fluid will clear up iced up windows

    TheSeventyFourTheSeventyFourDag sedan
  • That canvas would never stay on in Saskatchewan

    Thomas UnruhThomas UnruhDag sedan
  • Hello ChrisFix 👋🏻. I have an idea for a project car. Maybe you can buy a used 2018 Dodge Challenger/Charger (Scatpack 🐝) and Supercharge it, build race seats in, build it on lightweight and make ist look brand new again. Dodge Challenger/Charger are my favorite cars and you are my favorite SEworldr. 😉👋🏻

    GermanPlayer 11GermanPlayer 11Dag sedan
  • Wooodor

    Nick PNick PDag sedan
  • 5:19 wuter

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  • hei Chris ! This is my firts comment i ever sended you, this years will you continue the drift stang right?😁

    Gabitzu xdGabitzu xdDag sedan
  • Hi man!, i know this is not the right video, but i need small help from you to do the right steps for my small project, i need to know if there is any possible way to change wheel hub from 5inch to 5.5, the lugs size, i want to install tahoe rims on my tbss please

    slowrookslowrookDag sedan
  • Hey Chrisfix I am helping my dad replace his motor and I used some of your tips

    Onedeadly AxeOnedeadly AxeDag sedan
  • In conclusion: just eat, drink, wash your hands, and shower in silicone all winter

    Farris TheLaggyFarris TheLaggy2 dagar sedan
  • I want you to make a full engine rebuild video.....I want to see every tip while rebuilding an engine..... I have done several engine builds of Toyota engines....But I want you to make a video with some helpful tips and tricks.....

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  • what carpet cleaner do you use? I am looking to buy one but I have so many options and I want to be sure that I get one that is going to work great for my vehicle. my home does not have any carpet so I am buying this for my vehicles. Thank you in advance!

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  • Hey Chris! I need help building up my Turbo kit. Rewatched a few videos, and once you said you will do that, so I Hope That will come soon!

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  • wax or silicone for weather stripping

    mmm hhhmmm hhh2 dagar sedan
  • I thought all of this was general knowledge... Well.. America... :D

    STARSLAVSTARSLAV2 dagar sedan
  • great tips.. thanks

    suresh shresthasuresh shrestha2 dagar sedan
  • Very well done

    Mitchell AppleMitchell Apple2 dagar sedan
  • Chris can you reply on my idea??? (Instagram profile: 2008seatleon)

    manolisdentgamesmanolisdentgames2 dagar sedan
  • Hi Chris. Hello from Montreal, 🇨🇦. You have inspired me to start a new hobby for sure. Thanks bud for providing such great diys.

    Alex SouglerisAlex Sougleris2 dagar sedan
  • Chris, have you made a documentary of your life? Early wishes, beginnings, struggles, success, and future plans?

    DJ Doble UDJ Doble U2 dagar sedan
  • Could you show how to remove mold from the interior of your car because I have a old Volvo outside a window broken for two years So it's a start to mold please

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  • We had a rough winter here in Estonia, from January to February 20th we had a lot of snow and freezing temperatures. Well it all started to melt just as you published this video so I guess better luck next winter with these tips.

    MustaaasMustaaas2 dagar sedan
  • As a droid in Australia, this is very helpful

    R2 - D2R2 - D22 dagar sedan
  • 3:11 Wiper fluid cap noped tf out of there. "Yeah, I'm done, sorry"

    木ノ下じょな木ノ下じょな2 dagar sedan
  • I don’t own a car. I live in Australia. It’s late man

    Oscar ByersOscar Byers2 dagar sedan
  • me: doesnt have a car and lives in a town that hasnt seen snow in years also me: Gotta watch this asap

    valse incminorvalse incminor2 dagar sedan
  • "WUDDER"

    Bk R10Bk R102 dagar sedan
  • I live in Saudi Arabia why tf am i watching this

    khalid Kassemkhalid Kassem2 dagar sedan
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