Sparks Auto Repair

Monthly Archives: November 2012

Winter is here, are you ready?

As I look out the window at the new snow on Mt. Rose I find it hard to keep my excitement in check. I can’t wait t get out my skis and hit the slopes and get out into the back country on my snowmobile. While trying to contain my excitement I suddenly remembered I haven’t checked out my truck for winter conditions. I know many of you don’t enjoy the winter season as much as I do, but you understand you must be prepared for driving in winter conditions. Your preparations should include carrying tire chains, flash light, emergency triangles or flares, blankets, food, water, coats and gloves. Check road condition reports before you travel. If conditions are severe, postpone your travels if possible. Nevada road condition reports are available on line at or by phone at 1-877-NVROADS. California road condition reports are available on line at ... read more