Spare tire, properly inflated - check every 6 months!
Car jack and lug wrench - fits your car and you know how to work it!
Preprogram your cell phone with 800 number for auto club roadside service
Call CHP or local law enforcement for assistance to get you off the highway to safety
12-foot jumper cables
Flashlight and extra batteries
A HELP sign at least 8 inches
Bottled water (change yearly)
Extra vehicle fuses
Heavy duty nylon bag to keep the small items together
First aid kit
Tire pressure gauge
Roll of duct tape
Energy bars (change yearly)
Small tool kit
Nylon rope, at least 12 feet
Tire inflator (such as a Fix-A-Flat)
Bungee cord - 12"
Small fire extinguisher (ABC rated)
A quart of motor oil Spray bottle with washer fluid
Pen and paper