Mechanical and automotive maintenance
What do you do following an impact on your windshield ?
Having your windshield damaged is always a frustrating experience. The fact is your windshield is an important component of your vehicle. First, it protects you from dirt, rain or road debris. Second, it is designed to provide you the clearest view possible of the road ahead so that you can see other vehicles, pedestrians and a variety of obstacles that could get in your way unexpectedly. Third, it ensures the structural strength of...
When to Get Vehicle Anti-Rust Protection ?
Rust is an oxidation process that attacks metals and ruins the appearance of our vehicles. Unfortunately, no vehicle can escape this natural phenomenon, especially in winter when you factor in road salt, high humidity, along with rain,...
There’s Hot Weather Coming: Check your Car’s Air Conditioning!
For certain people, air conditioning has become a necessity both at home and in the car. During the periods of high heat that can occur during the summer months, your vehicle’s air conditioning system must be functional and safe. Neglecting...
11 Auto Maintenance Tips to Consider Before Leaving For Vacation
11 Auto Maintenance Tips to Consider Before Leaving For Vacation !The summer holidays have started for most of us, and the weather is perfect for being on the road. For many of us the summer months mean vacations, long drives, and a lot of...
How to Verify if my Battery Is In Good Condition?
You are late for an appointment. You rush out and jump into your car, turn the key but all you hear is a “click”. Your car won’t start. Is the battery dead? The battery is a car component that plays a really crucial function: it produces...
Getting your car ready for winter
- winter tires
When winter approaches, it is important to ensure that your car is well prepared. For starters, check out your tire wear. A little trick to check your tires for wear is to take a 25 cents coin and insert it into one of the tread grooves of the...
Three good reasons to change over to winter tires before the legal date
- winter tires
Fall foliage has started to appear, heavy coats are taken out of storage and home heating is about to be turned on, unmistakable signs that winter is just around the corner. An autumn yard clean up and taking out your warm garments is surely one...