Before going on long road trips, I check tire pressure, oil level, fill up my tank, clean my windshields, and make sure my spare tire and jack are packed.
Glad you mentioned the spare tire. I know my spare and jack are always packed but I should be mindful to check the air on the spare as well.
---"You must gather your party before venturing forth"
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