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...

Winter tires must have a pictogram in Quebec

Winter tires must have a pictogram in Quebec. Attention all of our Gatineau drivers! As of December 15th 2014, all winter tires must have a pictogram for Quebec drivers. The new legislation is aimed at getting old tires off of the road and also ensuring that there is...

Possible Ways To Ruin Your Car Battery

Possible Ways To Ruin Your Car Battery. Did you know that you, or sometimes certain other things, can directly contribute to the death of your car battery? We don’t want to throw all the blame on you though, because there are quite a few other things that are beyond...

Is It Time To Replace Your Car Battery?

Is It Time To Replace Your Car Battery?. There are times when you can simply get a battery boost at the mechanic or call us to get a mobile battery boost wherever you are on the road. Then, there are other times when your car is showing you that it’s just not going to...

“Why Won’t My Car Start?!”

“Why Won’t My Car Start?!”. So, you’ve got on your best suit, your best shoes, you got your teeth whitened on Monday, your haircut is perfection and you’re just about ready for the most important meeting of your career! Except, your car isn’t! …but WHYYYY???? Well,...

Are All Season Tires Any Good for Winter?

Are All Season Tires Any Good for Winter?. We are all familiar with the winter in Ottawa and the horrible driving conditions that can result from some of the really snowy days or the slippery roads that can be created in a matter of hours on days with freezing rain....