What You Should Keep in Your Glove Compartment

Your car is the ultimate symbol of utility. It’s a machine that does more than just get you from point A to point B if you can get creative. Your car can double as a campsite, can hold almost your entire winter wardrobe, can be your safety in an emergency, where your charge your phone exclusively, and many more. Point is your vehicle is packed with options when it comes to storing your items and one very important storage area of your ride is your vehicle glove compartment. This small storage area is home to several essential items that you should have in your ride at all times. But, yours might be looking a little overcrowded after you’ve shoved too many things into it.

If you need help re-organizing and keeping only essential items in this storage area, Toyota of Clermont is here to help!

Toyota of Clermont glove compartment tips

What You Should Keep in Your Glove Compartment

Your glove compartment is meant to house the most essential items you need during your commute so you can access them at a moment’s notice. Here are a few things you should keep in this area of your Clermont car:

Car Registration

One of the most essential documents you should always have in your vehicle is your registration. This document verifies your ownership of the Clermont Toyota vehicle and is also required to be provided in the event that you get pulled over.

Insurance Information

For most of us, when we get behind the wheel, we don’t think we’re going to get into a car accident, but they happen. In most states, like Florida, every driver is required to carry car insurance and proof of coverage. The perfect place to house this essential document is your glove compartment. From there you can quickly access it in the event of an accident.

Emergency Supplies

At Toyota of Clermont, we always recommend keeping emergency equipment, like a first aid kit and flashlight, in your car. Finding the right place to store these tools can be difficult. Luckily, your glove compartment is the perfect place. While this storage container is smaller and can’t hold everything, you should consider putting a small first aid kit and a flashlight in your glove box for easy access in the event of an emergency.

Recent Service Receipts

Over the lifetime of your vehicle you’re going to have to have many auto service jobs performed to keep your ride in good shape. It can be difficult to keep tack over time so we advise keeping your most recent auto service receipts in your Clermont glove compartment. This can help you stay on top of your most recent auto services and help you determine what you need to have done next.


Stay Organized with Toyota of Clermont

Your vehicle is a host to many different ways of storing your items and your Clermont Toyota glove compartment is especially important. Keeping the essential items listed above on hand will help you stay prepared for whatever might happen. If you need help staying organized, Toyota of Clermont is here to help! Chat with us online or give us a call at (352) 404 7000.