Recommended Factory Scheduled Maintenance

As drivers know, our vehicles have factory scheduled maintenance items. These range from oil changes, to timing belt replacement, to brake inspection. These recommendations are usually made for certain kilometers or time intervals. For some vehicles, certain recommendations are clustered around major intervals like 50,000/100,000/150,000 kilometers. Following car maker recommended [...]

July 16th, 2018|Auto Maintenance|

A New Fuel Filter for Clean Fuel

When your fuel isn’t clean, your fuel injectors can start to become clogged up and your vehicle's engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run efficiently. This hurts gas mileage and performance and can also lead to the buildup of harmful deposits on valves and in [...]

June 26th, 2018|Auto Maintenance|

Automotive Tips: Battery Upgrade

Every vehicle comes with a battery that meets the manufacturer’s specifications. This battery does a good job for the conditions under which typical buyers of that particular vehicle are expected to drive. When it’s time to replace a battery, you should always select one that at least meets the manufacturer’s [...]

June 18th, 2018|Vehicle Tips & Tricks|

Engine Air Filter

Your vehicle engine really needs clean air to operate efficiently: it takes about forty-five thousand litres of air to burn four litres of fuel in your vehicle engine. And all Calgary drivers know that clean air is much better than dirty. When your air filter’s dirty, it simply can’t trap any more dirt, so [...]

June 12th, 2018|Auto Maintenance|