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The three mistakes to avoid when it comes to winter tires

Three mistakes to avoid winter tires

We can already feel the cold approaching. The leaves on the trees have gone from green to bright reds and oranges, and now they are starting to fall. Winter is upon us, and that means that it’s time to start thinking about winter tires which have been mandatory for drivers in Quebec long enough that most of us are aware ...

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Easy safety tips every car owner should know

When it comes to safety, modern cars do a lot to protect us. There are a host of active and passive safety systems that are always ready to either prevent an accident, or shield the driver and the passengers if a crash is unavoidable. That said, there are other, more subtle safety tips that are easy to put into action ...

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The good and the bad of a second chance credit loan

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You find yourself in a bit of a tricky situation. You absolutely need a vehicle, but your credit is not ideal. Perhaps you recently were injured and couldn’t work. Maybe you lost your job or are recently divorced. There are quite a few reasons that can explain a loss of income that lead to difficulties making ends meet and therefore ...

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Finding automotive information online

Many people prefer to shop online for a variety of products. Buying shoes or your next vacation online is easier than ever. Now, more and more people are turning to the web to find information about potential vehicles they may want to buy as well. Indeed, there is a host of information you can gather online, and because it will ...

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When your car brakes for you

More and more vehicles rely on semi-autonomous automated systems to make drivers both more comfortable and safer. But these systems are often complex, sophisticated and too often not as effective as we would like. Automatic braking, on the other hand, has proven itself many times and will be mandatory on almost all passenger vehicles in North America by 2022. But ...

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Have you thought about your battery recently

The typical battery found in vehicles manufactured after 1952 is a plastic cube containing sulfuric acid and lead, with two outgoing terminals on the top or the side. That is what you will find in most cars on the road today, unless you drive a hybrid or electric car. So now that you know what your battery is, do you ...

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