Car & Vehicle Repair Blog Ottawa

How Often Should You Change Your Lawn Mower Oil?

Everyone loves a well manicured lawn. There is nothing better than watching your kids play on a freshly cut lawn  while you spend the day gardening and planting new flowers or enjoying a glass of wine watching the sunset from your yard. Keeping your lawn looking nice...

Strange Car Noises You Should Pay Attention To

Strange Car Noises You Should Pay Attention To. When you’re happily driving along and you randomly start hearing some really weird noise coming from your car, you shouldn’t dismiss it or ignore it. It means something and it’s not likely to be something good. There are...

The Reason You Need To Have Good Engine Oil

The Reason You Need To Have Good Engine Oil. Your engine is the heart of your vehicle and your engine oil is the blood that pumps through your engine. If there is no engine oil or if the oil isn’t quite in a good condition, you won’t get your engine to perform as it...

How To Tell If You Have Unbalanced Tires

How To Tell If You Have Unbalanced Tires. You may not be a car expert, especially when it comes to things like tires and such, so you may not necessarily know what the things you feel or see or hear in relation to your car actually mean. That’s okay – no need to...

Oil is Vital to a Smooth Running Engine!

Oil is Vital to a Smooth Running Engine!. Recently a driver was whipping around the city and a simple, small sounding noise turned out to be a major problem that can easily be avoided. Make sure this doesn't happen to you and check out this story about proper engine...

Don’t depreciate your car!

Don’t depreciate your car!. You probably bought your car, without even thinking about reselling it. Maybe you just plan to use it, use it, use it, until the wheels fall off (which is bad). However, even if that’s the plan, it may not really work - life keeps changing....

How often should you replace your car air filter?

How often should you replace your car air filter?. The short answer to when you should change your car's air filter is whenever it needs it however most people don't know when a car's air filter needs replacing. The purpose of an air filter is to trap dust and debris...