Beware of Potholes When Driving

Potholes occur when water permeates the pavement, usually through a crack, and softens the soil beneath it, creating a depression in the surface of the street. Many potholes appear during winter and spring months because of freeze-thaw cycles, which accelerate the process. Potholes can also be prevalent in areas with excessive rainfall and flooding.

Potholes can cause serious damage to your car’s: tires, wheels, steering and suspension, and alignment.

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