Why is it so Important to Keep Your Gas Tank Full in the Winter?

One of the most overlooked responsibilities when owning a vehicle happens during the winter time. Ensuring that your gas tank is full throughout is a common miss. When temperatures reach freezing points, any exposed water or moisture is affected. Guess what? When your fuel tank does not contain a full volume of gas, that empty space can contain moisture, and when freezing temperatures hit this moisture, it freezes.

When your gas tank contains frozen moisture, this disadvantage can lead to a blockage of gas reaching the engine. Now, you do not have to be a car genius to know that an engine needs gas to run. If an engine doesn’t get adequate gas, then the car doesn’t start, plain and simple. Gas doesn’t freeze, so if you have a full tank of gas, you can prevent that unwanted blockage from the tank to the engine.

This recommendation is approved by our team at Lee Hyundai of Florence If you have any questions, give us a call.

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