05/13/2013 10:51 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Very Important Rules For Driving In Bad Weather, From Lauren Fix (VIDEO)

Driving in bad weather conditions can be scary, especially if you don't know which safety precautions to take. Lauren Fix, The Car Coach® dropped by Mondays With Marlo this week to share her tips for driving safely in rain, snow and ice. Here are her instructions:

  1. Never use cruise control on snow, ice or rain.
  2. Slow down -- don't go substantially below the speed limit, but slow down enough so that you can control the vehicle.
  3. If you're uncomfortable pull over or don't leave your house until the weather clears up.

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For more tips on all things auto-related, see Lauren Fix's car and driving tips:

Lauren Fix's 10 Favorite Car Tips

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