There’s driving carefully, then there’s driving winter carefully. Black ice, sleet, and other drivers will do their best to further muck up the roads this winter, but you can handle it all.

You know to allow extra time for travel.

You know to leave ample space between you and the car in front of you.

And for the love of all that is gassed up and ready to go, you know the importance of keeping your car in tip top shape for the winter conditions.

For instance, a covered home for your car is helpful, but not all of us have access to such luxuries. No garage? No problem! These tips will help protect your car from the wintery elements even if you’re parking on the street.

Here are six other tips to keep your vehicle running smoothly in the cold, inclement weather!