Greensboro, NC - If you didn't prepare your car for the last winter storm, now is the time to do it before the next snow.

Gasbuddy shared a few tricks to make sure your car is safe on the roads this winter.

Start by putting a penny, heads down to check the treads. If you can see the top of Lincoln's head, your tires are worn and you should consider replacing them.

It’s important to check your wipers too. When crews start brining the roads your windshield will get dirty quick.You want your wipers to remove all of that debris. So if they leave streaks behind, it's time to get new ones.

It can cost about 16 dollars to replace *one blade and that usually includes labor.

Angie's list recommends changing your wipers at least once a year.

Don’t forget to check your car battery! You can buy a device to test the battery or find a mechanic to test it for you.