Van life check list - Road side emergency

Updated: Jun 2

So this isn't really one of my typical blog posts where I go into lots of specific details on what to do in specific situations, It is more a check list of basic things you may need in an emergency situation and to keep your van safe.

As usual I will post links to the brands and items that I personally recommend, As an amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases

20 litre metal Jerry can

Keep full at all times

CarPlan 5 litre pre mixed screen wash all season

Xstream GG40 Ready mixed antifreeze & coolant 5 Litre

Castrol Edge engine oil 5W-30 4 Litre

Suitable for most diesel engines please check your owners manual

Universal Emergency bulb kit

Holts Tyreweld

Tyres 17" and above

Tyres 16" and bellow

CarPlan De-icer

Ezi -Melt Gritting salt 1KG

Murska Finnish Ice Scrapper

Heavy duty made for extreme cold weather

Clarke Jump Start 4000

Keep charged at all times

RING 12V Tyre inflator air compressor

5 Metre 2000amp Heavy Duty Battery Jump Leads Booster Cables

Fixkit Tow Rope 5m*5cm, Tow Strap Up to 12 Tonne - Heavy Duty Towing Rope and cables with 2 Safety Hooks

CStern Recovery Board Emergency Rescue Tire Ladder Anti Skid Pad Non Slip Plate

XINCHENYU Military Folding Shovel

Sealey 750mm Breaker Bar

Wheel nut socket set impact sockets

WD40 Spray 600mm can

Easy start 300mm

1 x can

3 x can's

Omeril waterproof rechargeable head torch .

Warning triangle three pack

Dickies hi vis hoodie

Portwest hi vis bomber jacket

Dickies hi vis waterproof trousers

Draper 18 piece socket set

Stanley 10 pice screwdriver set

Draper Redline heavy duty pliers set

Draper Metric & Imperial Hexagon key set

GearWrench 12 piece ratchet spanner set