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Easy Auto Fix: Check and Replace Your Windshield Wipers

November 28, 2016

Fall brings dazzling colours and views, but those bright oranges and reds on the treetops are often balanced by grey skies and rainy days. The fall rainy season is the perfect time to check your windshield wiper blades and ensure that your vehicle is ready for the downpours. With a wet winter just around the corner, a simple check and replacement now will ensure you…

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Fast and Friendly: Book Your Auto Repair Appointment at Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres

November 17, 2016

Regardless of the make, model, age or state of your vehicle, the team at Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres understand the important role your ride plays in your life. From daily commutes to soccer practice, family dinners and job interviews, your vehicle is there to get you where you need to be. Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres are here to ensure your vehicle can keep…

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3 Quick Tips to Prepare Your Car for Winter

November 14, 2016

You will definitely be feeling the colder temperatures as the crisp falls air turns more frigid, but keep in mind that your car will be feeling it, too! As you switch gears and start to bundle up for the cold season, make sure you include some preparation for your vehicle. Whether it is storing your seasonal car or motorcycle, or getting the family van ready…

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Get Out There: Fun Vancouver Events to Check Out this November

November 3, 2016

November can be a peculiar time of the year. In limbo between fall festivities like Thanksgiving and Halloween, and before the thrill of Christmas holidays, winter weather starts to creep in and a month of empty weekends may present itself. Why not take advantage of the ‘calm before the storm’ and check out some local events in Vancouver? Whether you live in Vancouver or are…

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Say Goodbye to Winter Tires: Schedule Your Appointment Today

October 25, 2016

You start to notice the snow melting. The harmony of birds chirping wakes you in the morning. We thought it would never come… but it is almost spring time! Warmer weather means better road conditions and easier driving. It also means you can take off your winter tires. Schedule your appointment for winter tire removal at Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres and combine it with…

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British Columbia’s Best Fall Road Trips

October 18, 2016

Summer getaways may be behind us, but it isn’t too late for another holiday this year! Whether you have the itch to get out of town for the weekend or the week, BC offers great views and gorgeous fall foliage right in our backyard. Need some inspiration before hitting the road on your next adventure? Read on for some drives that are as beautiful as…

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Fall Fun in Chilliwack: Check Out these Local Festivities

October 7, 2016

Looking for something different to do this month? Chilliwack hosts tons of great festivals to gather families and friends with all sorts of interests. Whether you can’t wait to show off your Halloween costume or are eager to learn more about horses, October promises to be a busy month for fall fun. Check out these awesome upcoming local events: Kilby Thanksgiving: Just because you don’t…

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Has Your “Check Engine” Light Come On In Your Vehicle?

October 5, 2016

Have you recently noticed that your car is driving differently? If so, it’s time to have a certified mechanic check your vehicle’s system to avoid further damage, costly repairs or worse, vehicle failure when you are far from home. When your “check engine” light comes on and stays on, it means there is a problem, but it may be a minor issue such as a…

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Don’t Buy a Lemon! Have Your Pre-Owned Vehicle Inspected by a Trusted Auto Repair Centre

September 27, 2016

Have you had your pre-owned vehicle inspected to evaluate its safety, mechanical and overall performance? One of the most important steps you can take when purchasing a used car is to have a professional, certified mechanic inspect it. This will help ensure that you are fully aware of any issues, especially if the vehicle is located in a different city or you have not yet…

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Tips to Care for Your New Car

September 21, 2016

Ways to Keep Your New Vehicle in Great Condition There are few things more exciting than buying your first (or second… or third…) new vehicle! Whether it is a sensible car for commuting, truck to take on the back roads, or van to fit the whole family, it is important to care for it properly and ensure it has a long life. Even though it…

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Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres Address Common Issues

Here at Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres in British Columbia, we’re always pleased to help our customers get the most out of their cars and trucks. To that end, we’ll add a relevant blog topic from time to time to keep you up to date and getting the most out of your vehicle.