Top 5 Essential Tools to Carry in Your Car

Top 5 Essential Tools to Carry in Your Car

A few basic and essential car tools can save you unnecessary hassle.

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HT Autodesk

Updated on:
05 Jul 2022, 16:29

Jumper cable is an important tool that can save you if your car battery fails.

Driving is fun for many of us and a necessity for many. A car is just a machine and a machine can break down at any time. Such situations come without notice. While dealing with such situations is a hassle for the vehicle owners, it is best to be prepared to avoid bigger problems by keeping a few essential tools and instruments in the car.

(Also Read: How to Check Your Car’s Engine Oil Level)

Here are the top 5 essential tools you must have in the vehicle.

first aid kit

Usually, car manufacturers provide a first aid kit with the vehicle. But it is essential to update that properly with the necessary equipment. It should also contain some basic medicines.

hammer of life

This little tool can be very useful in emergency situations. In situations where the occupants are trapped in the car and need to be rescued by breaking the windows or windshield or quickly cutting the seat belt; this tool can be very useful.

Jumper cables

Jumper cables are a very crucial tool to have in a car. They can be very useful when the battery runs out or becomes weak. Starting a car in such a situation is impossible without a jumper cable.


This is one of the very important tools to keep in your car. WD-40 acts as a lubricant and troubleshooter for several other types of problems. The buildup of grease and grime can be a nuisance to a vehicle, but this spray can solve that problem. Removing rust on the nuts can be easier with this.

Fire extinguisher

The fire extinguisher is something that increases the safety of a vehicle in one step. Any vehicle with any type of fuel can catch fire at any time. A fire extinguisher can be very useful to save the vehicle and also lives.

Date of first publication: 05 July 2022, 16:29 IST