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Winter Windshield Wipers and Washer Fluid

The most important component of staying safe while driving around the streets of Calgary in the winter time is having clear visibility. One of the best ways to ensure good visibility is to have well-functioning windshield wipers and to use…

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Avoiding Wheel Alignment Issues in Calgary

Wheel or suspension alignment on most vehicles is designed to minimize wear and tear and maximize driver and passenger comfort. If you notice that your vehicle pulls significantly to the left or right when you are travelling on a straight,…

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Choosing All Season or Winter Tires

Many drivers are often unsure if they should bite the bullet and purchase winter tires, or simply tough it out and drive with well-maintained all-season tires once the snow starts to fly. In Canada, and especially in Calgary, winters can…

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Dashboard Warning Lights & What to Watch For

Dashboard warning lights can often be a cause of concern, especially if a driver is unfamiliar with what they mean. Most of the time, lights that come on unexpectedly indicate a problem that should be addressed as soon as possible…

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Car Driving in Calgary Winter Storm

When to Install Winter Tires

No matter where you live or what time of vehicle you drive, winter driving conditions will impact your vehicle’s performance. The truth is that many people are unsure about how to manage their winter tires. There is no particular month…

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The Proper Way to Deal with an Oil Leak

Have you noticed a slick brown stain on your driveway? Did your oil light come on while you were on the freeway? Did you notice blue smoke coming out of your tailpipe? All of these are signs of an oil…

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Car Driving in Calgary Winter Storm

Emergency Braking: Learn about ABS Brakes

Emergency Braking: Learn about ABS Brakes According to Transport Canada, ABS is an abbreviation for Anti-lock Braking System. It was designed to help the driver maintain some steering ability and avoid skidding while braking. ABS was introduced in the mid-1980s…

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