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How To Protect Your Car From Road Salt This Winter

Road salt makes streets and highways less icy and safer to drive on in winter. Unfortunately, the chemicals it contains are corrosive and can damage your vehicle. Here’s why road salt is harmful and some tips on how to protect your car from corrosion this winter. What road salt does and why it’s harmful Road…

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Summer Tires Versus All-Season Tires

The tires you choose will impact the way your vehicle handles and how safe it is to drive. Though getting all-season tires may seem like a good idea, are they better than summer tires? Here’s what you should know about summer and all-season tires. Summer tires These tires are designed to provide superior traction in…

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How to Clean Cloudy Headlights

Headlights help you see the road when you’re driving in dark, foggy, rainy or snowy conditions. Newer vehicles have headlights that are made of polycarbonate plastics instead of glass. Although these headlights are more resistant to scratches, exposure to UV rays causes the outer layer to degrade over time, resulting in a dull, hazy appearance…

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5 Wonderful Winter Road Trips Near Kelowna

  Do you need a change of scenery? Fortunately, you don’t have to go far to experience a relaxing winter getaway. Here are five destinations for every type of vacationer — all within driving distance of Kelowna.   1. Big White Ski Resort Just an hour outside of the city is a winter wonderland the…

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Winter Tire Rules in BC

Winter is nearly here, and that means that winter tire requirements are about to go into effect. Here’s everything you need to know about the rules that are in place and how to keep safe on the road this winter. What Are the Rules? People traveling on most routes in British Columbia are required to…

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5 Ways to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Driving

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Driving in the snow and on icy roads can be dangerous. That’s why it’s important to take the time to prepare your car. Here are five steps you should take to get your vehicle ready for the winter driving conditions that lie ahead. Change your wiper blades. Windshield wiper blades made for winter are stronger…

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Windshield Wipers—More Important than You Think!

Have you ever been driving along, going through the motions, when suddenly you get hit with that torrential downpour? Out of nowhere, your visibility is gone, and the highway can turn into a treacherous place. Fortunately, your windshield wipers can save the day and beat back the rain to help you safely navigate the road.…

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Winter Events in Vancouver You Cannot Miss

While it might still be winter, that does not mean you do not have plenty of activities to fill your day. In fact, Vancouver offers exciting events year-round, with some great events popping up in February and March. What Events Can You Expect for February and March? Whether you are here visiting, live in Vancouver,…

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Is Your Vehicle Ready for Winter?

Winter is already here, which means it is time for your vehicle’s seasonal tune-up. After all, you tune-up your home’s air conditioner for summer, and the furnace in the winter. In much the same way, it is important to also tune-up your vehicle for the harsh conditions of winter. Doing so might save you thousands…

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