Keep Your Car from Overheating this Summer

Minit-Tune & Brake
Monday, June 15, 2015
Every summer, you’ll see at least one or two of them on the side of the road - cars that have pulled off to the side, their hood open and steam pouring out. What most drivers don’t realize is that an overheated vehicle is often preventable. From loose hoses to low coolant, most of the reasons a car overheats are caught during routine maintenance. If you want to avoid being one of those cars st ..

Things to Do in Salmon Arm While You Wait for an Oil Change

Minit-Tune & Brake
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Salmon Arm is located on the shores of Shuswap Lake and is the perfect location for outdoor activities. From swimming to hiking and just checking out the natural sights, there are plenty of things to do here. Top Picks for Activities in Salmon Arm Whether you are visiting the area or waiting for your auto repair in Salmon Arm (/services/oil-change-maintenance) to be completed, check out th ..

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres is Proud to Announce a New Location in Salmon Arm

Minit-Tune & Brake
Friday, May 29, 2015
At Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres, we operate like a family. That is why we are proud to announce that our family is growing and we are now open in Salmon Arm (/locations/salmon-arm). The owners of our new Salmon Arm location are not new to Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres. In fact, owner, Roy Edwards used to own our Maple Ridge location for many years. About the Owner Owner Roy Ed ..

Time for Spring Cleaning! Get Your Vehicle Ready for Spring Vacations

Minit-Tune & Brake
Friday, May 08, 2015
Spring is almost here and with the warmer temperature comes time for spring cleaning. While you are focusing on the interior and exterior of your home, do not forget your vehicle. Just like your home, your vehicle needs a little extra spring cleaning care too. Not just on the outside but under the hood as well. That way, it is ready for you to drive safely on those family vacations and endure  ..

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Announces 2014 Franchisee of the Year

Minit-Tune & Brake
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Since 1976, Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre has made a tradition out of honoring the exceptional work and dedication of our Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre team. The winning Franchisee of the Year not only gets our exceptional praise, but carries the annual trophy - which is the original trophy used from our first 1976 winner. For 2014, we are proud to announce our Coquitlam Barnet H ..

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Wins the Consumer Choice Award for the 9th Consecutive Year

Minit-Tune & Brake
Monday, April 20, 2015
Each year, the Consumer Choice Award committee gathers to collect the opinions and expectations from thousands of customers and businesses throughout Canada. It is then that they select service providers for offering exceptional service within their particular industry. Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is proud to announce that we have won, for the 9th consecutive year, a Consumer Choice ..

When Is It Time to Change from Winter Tires to All-Season Tires?

Minit-Tune & Brake
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Your winter tires take on a lot during the harsh winter driving conditions. Once the warmer weather is here, however, you want to make sure those tires are replaced with all-season tires in a timely manner. This will help keep the treads on your winter tires in good shape for next year. When is the right time for a tire change in Vancouver (/services/tires-and-tire-repairs)? Experts say th ..

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre Proudly Supports the CKNW Orphan’s Fund

Minit-Tune & Brake
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is constantly looking for new opportunities to support our community. We strongly believe that giving back to the programs and activities in our neighbourhood is what drives growth and ensures everyone has an equal opportunity. That is why we are proud to support the CKNW Orphan’s Fund. Each October and November, Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre donates a p ..

Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre is Proud to Support The Local Community in Surrey, BC

Minit-Tune & Brake
Thursday, March 05, 2015
At Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre, we love our community and are always looking for ways to actively participate and contribute. We are proud to support and be part of the Surrey, BC neighbourhood. Who would not love living here? Surrey is the place where urban and rural lifestyles come together, offering some of the most unique landscapes and multiple activities for families of all sizes. ..

Winter is Hard on Your Car - Book a Spring Tune-Up Before Your March Break Vacation

Minit-Tune & Brake
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Of course, we enjoy crackling fires and hot chocolate, but now it’s time to roll down the windows and feel the fresh, spring air. Open up that sun roof and let the sun cast its golden warmth. Before you do this, a full check-up for your car (/car-care/tune-up) is in order. Planning your Spring Break getaway? Get your car ready for the road. A quick oil change, brake and tire check, while i ..