How to Prepare Your Vehicle for a Road Trip

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for a Road Trip

Finally, it’s that time of year when we can plan for long weekends, and road trips around the Thompson-Okanagan. We live in one of the most beautiful areas in Canada, given our highway views stretching along rivers, lakes and agricultural lands. One of the best ways...
How To Protect Car Paint

How To Protect Car Paint

Keeping your vehicle under cover is one of the best ways to protect your car while in storage, but when spring finally arrives, it’s time to bring those classic cars out of storage and clean them up for the road. Washing road debris off your car is one of the best...
Spring Maintenance for Your Vehicle

Spring Maintenance for Your Vehicle

Spring has arrived! Cheers! And while crocuses bloom in the garden and the sun shines longer, there’s a few seasonal chores that need to be done, including raking the lawn, and booking your regular spring vehicle maintenance. The winter environment is harsh on...
Mice Can Damage Your Car

Mice Can Damage Your Car

Spring arrived on Sunday March 20, so the time has finally arrived to free the car left in winter storage. If, after unwrapping the car and you’ve found signs of mice invasion, here’s what to do. The first thing to do is find and evict the little critters. Hopefully...
Why It’s Important to Keep Your Exhaust System in Good Repair

Why It’s Important to Keep Your Exhaust System in Good Repair

A broken exhaust pipe or failed muffler can affect your vehicle’s performance and emissions. The muffler is part of your vehicle’s exhaust system that reduces the noise of engine combustion, and also removes exhaust gasses. Our experienced auto mechanics can help you...