KUSA - Singing, talking to yourself, loud music, splashing water on your face and even slapping yourself are a few of the top 15 things people do to stay awake behind the wheel says a DMEautomotive survey.

The survey reveals that less than one in four drivers do what experts recommend most: pull over and take a nap.

9NEWS anchor Mark Koebrich is looking into the effectiveness of the methods the survey revealed that people use to stay awake for 9NEWS at 4 and 6 p.m.

Do you do one of the 15 things that most people do, or do you have another trick? Take our poll below or here: http://on9news.tv/1mxRIvB.

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