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Depending on Weather

Expert advice on how to check a car and its accessories to ensure safe driving in all conditions
Year : 1964 | Total Duration : 10 Minutes | Producer : Eric Thompson
Director : Chris McCullough, Stanley Murdoch |
VS stockman saddling horse, cleaning horseshoes and riding horse to round up cattle. VS motor writer David McKay in Volkswagen Beetle pulling into service station. VS checking rear engine, toolkit in front boot. CUs McKay checking lights, indicators and wiper blades on car. VS checking exhaust system. Car being driven on open road through countryside. Storm clouds gathering over landscape, wind in trees, car being driven over flooded causeway. CU feet working accelerator and brake pedal. VS driving in heavy rain, overtaking truck. Interior car windows fogging up. Flat tyre, man setting out equipment and changing tyre. WS car spinning out and skidding over dirt road. Man attaching chains to tyres stuck in mud. High shot of car crossing river on bridge Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 148638 | 9 mins 24 secs | 1960s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |