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Hybrid Car Maintenance Tips and Tricks

A hybrid car is a great option for those who want to reduce their carbon footprint by driving a high-efficiency vehicle. Using less gas can help you save money over time, but all those savings will be for nought if you end up spending a fortune on maintenance for your hybrid car. To help you get the most out of …

COVID-19 Announcement

To our Valued Clients: We’re sure that most of you are aware of the COVID-19 Pandemic that is sweeping through the world this year. As your trusted Auto Body Shop, we thought we would let you know the extra measures we are taking to ensure the safety and health of our Customers, Employees and the Local Community. At the beginning …

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5 Common Auto Body Repairs and Their Cost Estimates in 2020

No one wants to even think about the hassle of dealing with a car collision, but the unfortunate truth is that most of us will need to consider auto body repairs to our vehicles at one point. When it comes to getting a reliable and honest quote for your repairs, there are a few things to consider. From insurance to …

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Is My Car at Risk for “Polymer Degradation”?

If you are a car owner, you understand the need to care for your vehicle. This means washing and cleaning, regular tune-ups, and other maintenance along the way. Without this kind of attention, your vehicle will begin to show signs of age more quickly and will face more problems than it needs to. One of the ways that cars begin …

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Does Living Near the Ocean Affect Your Car Body?

Most of us who live in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland know that living near the ocean has a lot of benefits. Being near a body of water can calm the mind and the cool ocean air feels great. Plus there are tons of fun activities that living near the ocean provides like swimming, fishing and boating. But it’s not …

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Magic Pen for Car Scratches: Do They Really Work?

Everyone loves an easy fix to a small problem. That’s exactly why there is a market for things like Magic Pens for car scratches. The claim is that these little instruments fix car scratches by simply pressing the tip of the pen into and along with a scratch and the scratch disappears, like magic. But… is it too good to …

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Do car washes ruin car paint?

There’s nothing like the look of a freshly washed car. Often times we don’t even notice how thick the grime has got until we take the car for a bath. Then voila! It’s practically restored to its natural beauty. We often get asked how to keep a paint job safe while keeping a car clean. People wonder how safe automatic …

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How to Protect Car Paint from the Hazards of Nature

Spring is here and with it comes many seasonal hazards that can affect a car’s paint job. From sap to sun to bird droppings, it seems like everything is aiming to eat away at the pristine, shiny paint you love so much. In Vancouver, natural hazards are abundant. You must be vigilant if you want to protect against damage. Here …

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How to Tell If a Car Has Been in an Accident

If you are in the market for a car, there’s a good chance you are not going to be the first owner. Unless you are buying directly from the manufacturer, you are going to have to navigate the world of private sales. With this, there is always a risk that someone is going to try and take you for a …

What Steps Should I Take After a Car Accident in Vancouver or Richmond?

What Steps Should I Take After a Car Accident in Vancouver or Richmond?

We all hope to get through life without too much damage. Everyone has to endure their share of scrapes, and if we’re drivers, chances are pretty high that we’ll be in at least some kind of fender bender (hopefully nothing worse!) along the way. Because accidents happen! So if you live in Vancouver, Richmond or anywhere in the Lower Mainland, …