5 Easy and Simple New Years Resolutions for You and Your Vehicle

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You don’t need a new year to better your lifestyle. Here are 5 things you can start doing today to better your driving experience and let go of some stress this year! 1. Keep your car clean. Losing weight is probably the most popular resolution, and the one least acted on. Before you take your… Read more »

Taking a Look Inside The River City Collision Centre

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For a couple years now, you probably have seen us building something just down the street. Well after after many setbacks and delays, the River City Collision Centre is finally open! Our architect did a fantastic job building a facility that not only looks amazing, but is packed with state of the art equipment that will… Read more »

Ford Roadside Assistance Kit and Winter Survival Kit

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Everyone dreads it, but the official start of winter doesn’t happen until the first real snowfall comes down. You can tell that it’s winter if a) the snow on the ground lasts longer then 2 days and b) terrible drivers seem to come out and find their way into the ditch. Accidents do happen. Black… Read more »

Keep Things Clear by Fixing Your Windshield’s Chips and Cracks

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Quick, name three parts of your vehicle’s safety system. Chances are you chose something like ‘seat-belts’, ‘airbags’, and maybe ‘traction control’. But how many of you said ‘windshield’? (Be honest now!) If you didn’t, don’t feel bad. Like most drivers you probably think of your windshield as just a piece of curved glass designed to… Read more »

Aluminum Repairs: The Inside Scoop

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Ford made a quantum leap when they redesigned their stalwart F-150 pickup for 2015, shedding the heavy old-school steel body panels for lightweight aluminum. The upside was greatly reduced weight (up to 700 pounds!) and increased economy and performance. However, aluminum is much trickier to repair than conventional steel. High-end brands like Audi, Porsche, and… Read more »

Hail Today, Gone Tomorrow: How Paintless Dent Removal Works

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Earlier this month, thunderstorms rolled across large swaths of Saskatchewan and Manitoba, dumping hailstones as large as golf balls onto crops, homes, and yes—cars. These dramatic weather patterns shouldn’t come as much of a surprise; locals know that they can count on at least one nasty hailstorm to strike sometime from May to August. But… Read more »