Tips on Preventing Rodent Damage

Have you noticed dirt and debris under your car’s hood or in the trunk? If so, you may have rodents making these places their home. We at DCH Lexus of Santa Barbara know the damage that rodents can do to your car and want to help you. Stop in and speak with our specialists. Here are some ideas on how you can prevent mice, rats and other rodents from invading your vehicle.

  • Avoid parking under brush or trees.
  • Keep the hood open in warm weather.
  • Set traps on the tires or nearby.
  • Put wire or screening around any openings to the engine.
  • Spray deterrent smells that will discourage rodents.
  • Make sure there is no food near the vehicle.

Whether you already are experienced rodent damage or just want to play it safe, we can help. Pay our dealership a visit and allow us to service your vehicle and offer some tips on preventing rodent damage.

 

 

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