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How Tires Can Impact Your Car’s Performance

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Tires are one of the most important parts of your car, so it’s no surprise that different tires can affect the way your car performs. Knowing how tires can impact your car’s performance can help you choose the best set of tires for your needs. Here are some key points to keep in mind when purchasing new tires...

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Written on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 by Alexa
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Everything You Need To Know About Storing Car Tires

Tires in storage in Guelph, ON

In Ontario, many car owners have two sets of tires: winter tires and all-season (or summer) tires. While having different tires is essential for staying safe in different weather conditions, what do you do with your off-season tires?

Storing your car tires properly can help to ensure they’re still in great shape when you come to switch them out next season. . .

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Written on Friday, August 31, 2018 by
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How To Avoid A Flat Tire

For drivers, there’s nothing quite as inconvenient as a flat tire. Whether it happens on the way to work or during a summer road trip, there’s never a good time to get a flat tire. While some causes of flat tires are unavoidable, here are a few things you can do to prevent your car fr...

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Written on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by Danny
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How To Choose The Right Tires For Your Car

Customer Shopping for Tires

If you’re not a tire expert, shopping for tires for your car can seem overwhelming and complicated. Unfortunately, you can’t just choose the first pair of tires you see, and a few key factors go into ensuring that you have the right tires for your vehicle.

Tire Size

The first thing you should do when shopping for tires is know what size tires you need. Tires come in a huge range of sizes. Many cars and trucks come with different sized tires, even on the same model. . .

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Written on Thursday, April 19, 2018 by
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How to Make Your Tires Last

How to Make Your Tires Last Your tires are an investment, and like any investment, you want it to last. Extending the life of your tires isn’t just a good idea for saving you money, it can also keep you safer on the road. Whether they’re winter tires, all-season tires or summer tires,...

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Written on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by
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How to Maintain Your Tires

How to Maintain Your Tires in Guelph, ON

Your tires are one of the most important parts of your car. They are the barrier between your car and the road, so keeping them maintained is important for your safety. Plus, keeping your tires properly cared for can help to extend their life, so you don’t have to shell out money for a new set before it’s necessary. Follow these steps to make sure your tires last as long as they should.

1) Inspect your tires regularly

If your tires are damaged or starting to show signs of wear, it might not be obvious unless you give them a good inspection. Make sure you’re giving your tires a good once-over every. . .

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Written on Friday, December 9, 2016 by Nicole
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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Driving

It’s that time of year again: time to start preparing your car for the winter! With a couple of tweaks here and there, your car will soon be ready for the cold, snowy and icy conditions ahead. Here’s how to prepare your vehicle for winter driving. Get Winter Tires No matter what else y...

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Written on Friday, November 4, 2016 by Nicole
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Tips for Safe Driving This Fall

You know the dangers of winter driving - but did you know driving in the fall can also have challenges and dangers? Before you head out on the road this fall, whether you’re taking a road trip or just getting to and from work every day, read our safety tips for fall driving. 1) Watch for leav...

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Written on Friday, November 4, 2016 by Nicole
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What’s the Difference Between Air- and Nitrogen-Filled Tires?

When it comes to the tires on your vehicle, you have lots of options, and we believe in educating our customers to make sure they make the right choice for their lifestyle. From tread to rims and everything in between, there’s a tire combination to fit your vehicle. But did you know you can al...

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Written on Friday, November 4, 2016 by Nicole
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When Is It Time to Replace My Vehicle’s Tires?

Do you know how to tell when your tires need to be replaced? The tires on your car offer a wide range of functional and safety benefits, so keeping them in good shape is essential for any car owner. Here’s how you can tell if your tires need to be replaced. Check the Tread Pattern You should...

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Written on Friday, November 4, 2016 by Nicole
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Information on Spare Tires 

It’s a good idea for every car owner to have a spare tire in their vehicle in case of an emergency. There are a few options available for spare tires, so we’re here to help explain their d... read more

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Tire Tip #7 – Mixing Winter Tires Could Be Dangerous 

Mixing tires with vastly different tread patterns, internal construction, and size can be dangerous for you and your vehicle read more

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Winter Tire Tip #6 – Narrower Winter Tires Are More Effective On Snow and Ice 

Narrower winter tires will have more weight-per-square-inch, which helps to push them down through the snow, or dig into ice to get you the grip you need. You can think of this like a pizza cutter effect. read more

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Winter Tire Tip #4 – Use Nitrogen to Maintain Winter Tire Pressure 

While both oxygen and nitrogen filled tires experience a change in pressure when the temperature changes, the change in nitrogen filled tires is less drastic. read more

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Why is my tire indicator light always on? 

Each year, we have people come in who ask us why their tire indicator light won't turn off. Fortunately, we can usually determine why this is happening after asking a few simple questions. 1. Doe... read more

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Holiday Gift Idea 

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? With holiday season well under way, the stores are packed with people looking for unique gifts for their family and friends. Holiday shopping can be fun for... read more

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Winter Tire Tip #3 – Be Sure You Can Stop In Time This Winter 

ABS prevents your car from locking up the brakes by pulsing them when you apply pressure to the pedal. read more

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Winter Tire Tip #2 – Winter Tires Begin To Work Under 7*C 

During Ontario winters, it’s not uncommon to see snow, slush, and ice on the road all in one day. Paired with below-freezing temperatures, these road conditions can create quite the driving experience. What many people don’t know is that all-season tires lose their effectiveness when the temperature drops below 7 degrees Celsius. read more

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Winter Tire Tip #1 – It is Dangerous to Have Only 2 Winter Tires 

Contrary to popular belief, having only two winter tires on your vehicle actually makes it more dangerous to drive. Since winter tires have a majorly different design than other types of tires, it is ... read more

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What to Include in an Emergency Roadside Kit

What to Include in an Emergency Roadside Kit  In the summer, having your car break down can be an inconvenience but in the winter it can become dangerous quickly if you’re not prepared. This is why we recommend that all car owners keep a well-stocked emergency roadside kit in their veh...

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Written on Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Brian
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