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Get warmer in the car, faster

Consumer Reports has a list of tips to get the most out of the car heater.

Posted: Dec. 30, 2017 7:48 PM
Updated: Dec. 30, 2017 10:54 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - In these brutally cold temperatures, it can seem the car takes too long to get warm.

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According to Consumer Reports, here are some tips on the car heater:

- Starting to drive will help the engine warm up, and ultimately help the car heat up. 
- Putting the fan on 'high' will not make the air turn warm quicker. 
- Keeping the A/C button on will help keep the windows from fogging up. 
- Using recirculation mode can actually make windows fog faster if it's a full car. 

For the full report, click here

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