If you are having vehicle trouble and need to stop, what is the first thing you should do?
If your vehicle breaks down on the road, make sure that other drivers can see it. If you are having vehicle trouble and need to stop, perform these steps: Pull off the road, away from all traffic if possible. Turn on your flashers (hazard lights). Lift the hood to signal the emergency. If you have emergency flares or warning triangles, place them behind your vehicle.