Car Tips

Tire Safety: Check Your Tires for Wear and Tear

It only takes a penny to see if your tires are worn or losing tread. Examining your tires for wear and tear, along with checking tire pressure and alignment, are essential to ensuring your…more

Seven Signs Your Brakes Need to be Inspected

Routine brake inspections are essential to safe driving and maintaining your vehicle. “When it comes to vehicle safety, the brake system is at the top of the list, so have your brakes checked by…more

All-Seasons or All-Weathers?

When looking for a new set of tires this spring, consumers who are intent on putting on all-seasons might want to consider the option of installing all-weathers instead. While acknowledging that many Canadians know little…more

Springtime Vehicle Maintenance Tips

While it seemed like winter would never end, the warmer temperatures of late are a welcome reminder that spring has truly arrived. Even so, motorists who are looking forward to navigating roads that are…more

Five Summer Car Care Tips

The mercury is rising and it’s time to take your ride through the wash. But aside from a good soak and scour, what else should you be doing to get your car ready for…more

What to do if your vehicle breaks down

Julia Kent knows a thing or two about how to cope when her vehicle refuses to start. A few months ago, Kent, manager of public affairs for CAA National, climbed into her car that…more

How to Reduce Car-Theft Risks

Whether parked on driveways or parking lots, vehicles are always at risk of being targeted by thieves. Even so, Constable Brian Montague from the Vancouver Police Department [VPD] insisted that there are things motorists…more

How to fix a scratch on your car

NC)—Accidentally scratching your vehicle is something every driver has done, despite the lengths we go to avoid doing it. Good news: light to medium scratches can be removed without an expensive trip to a…more