Top 5 Trade-In Tips!

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Every year, thousands of people across Western Canada trade in their old cars, trucks, and SUVs in for newer vehicles. And considering you’re reading this post, you’re probably intent on trading in your current vehicle at your local dealership. One of the advantages of trading your car through a dealership is that it lets you skip… Read more »

Top 10 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Tires

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Despite being one of the most important components of your vehicle, most people don’t know much about their tires. Here at Driving Change Automotive Group, we believe that more attention should be payed to these amazing pieces of technology. In particular, here are ten facts that we believe everyone should know about those little rubber… Read more »

Start Your Car From Indoors This Winter

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Why are you still starting your car outside in the cold? What’s stopping you from getting a remote car starter? Well, we at Driving Change Automotive Group will help you out here. Let’s talk about what to look for in remote starters and why you should get one this season! Your Basic Two-Way Starter A… Read more »

What You can do to Extend the Life of Your Tires (Safety and Maintenance)

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Your tires keep you on the road, but only if you keep your tires road-ready. Routine tire maintenance is more important than you might think, and you’ll likely save money not having to replace them as often as you might currently be. You’ll be safer on the road, and one of these winters you might… Read more »

Return to Winter Driving

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Another Canadian winter is almost upon us, and Driving Change Automotive Group wants you to be prepared! We had a nice summer, and your winter driving skills are probably a bit rusty. It’s not quite as easy to remember as riding a bike, is it? Well, we’ve got your back with these reminders. What are the… 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 »

Winter Maintenance: 6 Tips to Prep Your Car for the Cold

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  If you live in Canada and you drive a vehicle of any sort, you’re no doubt aware of most or all of the treacherous driving conditions you face during our long Canadian winters: black ice, heavy snow, blizzards, whiteouts, freezing rain, frost… The list goes on and on. The winter is inevitable, but stressful, dangerous drives… Read more »