In Vancouver, BC rain is a way of life and working windshield wipers, a necessity. When it's not raining you don't think about your wipers, however, when the rain drops start forming on your winshield, and you turn on the wipers, you are instantly reminded about their health.
What is Hydroplaning? Hydroplaning occurs when your tires lose contact with the road due to wet or rainy conditions, which causes skidding or sliding of your vehicle. This is due to the traction of your tires. When your vehicle loses traction, you can lose control of steering. This can be dangerous and frightening when you … Continue reading Hydroplaning: What Is It and How Can You Prevent It
Driving in the snow can be a frightening experience. Prepare for the commute and take precautionary measures for safe driving in the snow. Here are seven tips that will help you during this weather. Clear the snow off your car It’s important to clear the snow off your roof because it’s dangerous. If you come … Continue reading 7 Tips for Driving in the Snow
Keeping yourself and others safe on the road is a main priority. The roads are more congested than ever and it doesn’t help that people are constantly in a rush. Drivers often take their anger out behind the wheel by acting aggressively on the road. This affects everyone on the road and it is often … Continue reading How to Deal With Aggressive Drivers
The holiday is approaching fast and we know gift giving can be stressful. That’s why we’ve decided to help you by compiling a list of car-themed gift ideas for your car enthusiast friends and family members. Dash Cameras Dash cameras make a great gift. They’re great for documenting road trip memories and capturing the scenery … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide for Car Enthusiasts
When purchasing a new car, considering fuel economy is important because it can save you money in fuel cost and benefit the environment by releasing fewer emissions into the air. While the ratings mentioned by manufactures are estimates, your driving habits can affect your actual gas consumption. Follow our tips to help improve your fuel … Continue reading Tips on How to Save Fuel
There are many different types of tires to choose from and it can be confusing to decide which type is best for your vehicle. Learning the difference between the various types and their main functions will help you make the right choice. Here are 4 common types of tires: Summer Tires Winter Tires All-Weather Tires … Continue reading Types of Tires