Preventative car care is something we all think about. But if you’re like most of us, preventative car care gets mixed in with preventative maintenance. While things like regular oil changes, wiper blade replacement, and so forth are extremely important, it’s also smart to protect your car’s exterior from the hazards of everyday driving.The best and most cost-effective way to do this is with durable and rugged head and tail lamp covers. The hard plastic that protects your head and tail lights are some of the most vulnerable parts on your car. Prone to scratches and chips, it makes the most sense to protect them before they become compromised. This is simple with a protective film designed to deflect anything the road can throw at your car.The best covers available are pre-cut to fit your ride perfectly. Dealing with one large sheet that you have to modify yourself is annoying, time-consuming and the margin for error is significantly higher. It’s much easier to buy the right one for the right car. The adhesive should also be forgiving in the event that you need a few tries to get it perfectly placed. However, make sure that the cover comes with a guarantee just in case you have to return it. Savvy consumers always pay attention to the return policy and manufacturer’s guarantees.Just in case you want to add a little flash with optic blue or yellow head lights, many protective films are available in a variety of colors. The colors add a fun touch of style and individuality to the durability of a rugged vinyl cover.After a period of normal wear and tear, head lamps become scratched and hazy. Under-performing head lights can also be dangerous and replacing them, costly. What’s worse is that a total replacement is absolutely avoidable. It’s as simple as placing a guaranteed protective film over the head lamp to prevent normal wear and tear from even happening. Once the covers become compromised, it’s as simple as ordering new ones and sticking them on. No screw drivers, no mechanics, just simple placement. Prevention is the key to maintaining the highest performing head and tail lights your car was designed to produce. So do the right thing and protect them.Taking time to understand the ongoing needs of your car can keep you driving in a healthy, and safe, manner. Avoiding problems, not taking time to address your car’s needs and other simple tasks can cause serious issues down the road.