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 +====== Winter Care ======
 +A few suggestions for winter care of your Z.
 +  - Indoor is better than outdoor
 +  - Critters love winters, watch out for our furry friends.
 +  - Elevate car to relieve pressure on tyres, or place styrofoam under each wheel to prevent flat spotting.
 +  - Fill petrol tank with to reduce air getting in.
 +  - Check coolant and oil levels pre/post winter, or replace in spring
 +  - Check garage floor for slow leaks
 +  - Periodically operate passenger door button, as its the least used, it can stick
 +  - Check transverse exhaust, rust spots, peeling layers etc
 +  - Check CAT for signs of failure.
 +  - Reproof your roof if you pan to drive throughout.
 +  - keep roof up and stretched
 +  - Polish car prior to storage
 +  - Keep doors closed and car covered
 +  - Disconnect battery, attach trickle charger or fit cut-out switch
 +  - Be careful putting roof down in extreme cold conditions, rear plastic screen may be brittle
 +  - Avoid blaring stereo, speakers suffer from extreme weather
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