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Best Summer Road Trip Apps

We can help keep you be safe on the road but sometimes you need a little more help than that. Here are some great apps that you can download for your next road trip. Best Don’t Get Caught in the Cold App Even before you leave, you should check the Weather Network app...

Do you have your winter tires on yet?

Do you have your winter tires on yet? Please call us for an appointment. Don’t forget that your tire pressures drop with colder temperatures. Come by for an air pressure adjustment! Winter Tire Facts: - “All-Season” tires are regular compound with a tread block...

When should you replace your wiper blades?

If your windshield wiper blades leave streaks and smears, or if they scrape and chatter even when there is plenty of moisture on the glass, you could need new wiper blades. If in bad weather you find yourself ducking and dodging your head like a boxer to see out your...

10 reasons to store your all-season tires heading into winter!

All-season tires are a compromise, at best. On snow, ice, or cold pavement, the stopping distance of a car with winter tires can be up to 30 to 40 per cent shorter than one with all-seasons. The most important part of a winter tire is actually its rubber compound,...

Can you see me?

How can one prevent accidents if one cannot be seen? It is proven that being visible can in fact prevent a potential accident from occurring. Have you ever noticed on dark, rainy days that drivers often forget to use their headlights? Forgetting to make use of...

Hit The Road With A Summer Emergency Kit

Summer is definitely here and if you are hitting the road with the family, we want you to be prepared. If YOU have ever been stuck on the side of the road, you know how important it can be! So this week, we’re going to go through some must have items for your summer...

Taking The Suspense Out Of Suspension

It's easy to take your vehicle's suspension for granted. But without it, you'd be in for a very bumpy ride, and your safety could even be compromised. What Does The Suspension Do? The suspension system, which mainly consists of shocks and struts, fulfils a number of...

Preventative Maintenance

It would be great if a vehicle just went on and on forever, but unfortunately they are all subject to wear and tear, particularly if your mileage is high or you are driving in adverse weather conditions. But there are things you can do to slow the deterioration of...

SEASONS CHANGE! SO SHOULD YOUR TIRES!

If I have All Season tires do I really need to change tires when seasons change?  In one word: absolutely. The outdoor temperature dictates when to change your tires. Here’s why. Tires are made from a mix of synthetic and natural rubber, fabric, wire, and chemical...

Car Maintenance In North Vancouver For Your BC Staycation

Road trips are a great adventure for all the family. Here in British Columbia we have some beautiful countryside to explore, not to mention vast distances to travel! But we want you to be safe and secure on your journey. Which is why we've put together a road trip...