Pros and Cons of Full-Size and Compact Temporary Spare Tires

When you're looking for ways to know that you'll be prepared in the event of a minor emergency on the road, you should make sure that you have a spare tire in the trunk. But you also need to know which kind you have. There are several kinds available, but at FIAT of Vancouver in Vancouver, BC, we're just going to start with two of the most popular types of spare tires.

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Easily Understand Motor Oil Ratings

We understand motor oil viscosity ratings at FIAT of Vancouver in Vancouver, BC, and we're happy to share this knowledge with you today.

First, we should clarify viscosity's meaning. Viscosity simply places a value on a liquid's resistance to flow. 

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The Time to Replace Your Tires is Here

Don’t make the mistake of driving on tires that are in poor condition. Any tires suffering from wear or performance issues compromise safety. Considerate it wise to be on the lookout for signs that the tires are best replaced. This way, you don’t find yourself experiencing a flat or blowout.

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Removing Debris from Headlights

After driving your vehicle for some time, you might notice that the headlights aren't as bright as they once were. This could happen for a variety of reasons. One is that a bulb is loose. There could also be an electrical issue that keeps the lights from shining as they should.

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Travel Safely with Your Pet

Whether you’re traveling with your pet for fun or necessity, their safety and yours is of paramount importance. Tending to their needs while driving can become a dangerous distraction, so it’s best to do a little preparation before you travel.

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Keep Your Car Protected From Salt in the Winter

The winter months can bring some hazardous road conditions. Salt is used to keep the roadways safe, and it has proven to be highly effective at doing so. At the same time, FIAT of Vancouver wants to remind you that salt can be highly corrosive to your vehicle unless you take certain precautions.

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