Winterizing your car or truck is a relatively simple task, but one that all too often is not accomplished by car owners who think that their car or truck doesn’t need anything special to operate in the winter. The truth is that all too often, drivers who have overestimated their vehicle’s abilities find themselves stuck and unprepared for what winter weather can throw at them. In addition to the following tips, make sure to carry an emergency kit and a window scraper with you in your trunk.