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Scorching. Sweltering. Sizzling. The adjectives alone are enough to make you break out in a hot sweat. Yes, it's that time of the year again. Summer is fast approaching. Before you know it, the short walk across the parking lot will feel as if you're a slab of lechon roasting on an open inferno. When you get to your car, there's a good chance that the hot door handle will sting your hand. Then once you open the door, the real torture begins.

We've all made the mistake of jumping right into a car that's been simmering under the hot sun. The feeling of the incubated heat searing your skin and engulfing your pores is no fun. To help you out this summer season, we've put together this handy guide for dealing with a hot car. The tips here will help you cool your ride back down to a good working temperature.

Know of any other useful ways too cool a car down? Let us know in the comments.

Jason Tulio
Staff Writer
Like most guys, Jason inherited his love for cars from watching his dad talk about and tinker with them while he was growing up. Since then, he has leveled up into the roles of motoring journalist/wannabe mechanic/concerned motorist.
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