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Autobody Shop Myths

Being in a car collision, even a small fender bender, can be frightening. Hearing the crunch of metal on metal gets the adrenaline pumping and the mind racing. Then the worries about damages and insurance start flooding in. After a car accident, there are many things to try and stay aware of, even though it might be difficult in the …

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Car Dent Repair: Should You Fix That Dent Yourself?

One of the realities of driving in a city like Vancouver is that your car or vehicle will probably get dented at some point. With the crowded streets and parking lots that cram as many vehicles as possible, dents almost seem inevitable. If you are in the unfortunate position of finding a dent on your car or truck, there are …

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What should I include in my Winter Emergency Car Kit

This winter in Vancouver has seen more snow than any other in recent memory. The most common headline these days seems to be “Commuter chaos on the roads in Vancouver!” With so much snow falling on the city, the roads and the cars that drive on them are having a very difficult time. It’s not uncommon to see cars sliding …

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Do I need to clear the snow from the top of my car?

It feels like Vancouver, the Lower Mainland and the west coast were stuck in an ice freeze all winter. Everyone saw the news reports of the mess on the roads because the heavy snowfall. People were driving without winter tires and taking risks that put themselves and others in danger. Driving in the snow requires some precaution. One question people …

Top 3 causes of collisions and how to avoid them

Car collisions are terrifying. No matter whose fault it is, or if it could have been prevented, car accidents can shake a person’s confidence at best and cause serious injury at worst. In 2015, 300,000 car accidents were reported to ICBC from throughout the province, a number up 20,000 from the year before. The unfortunate thing is that many, if …

What you should know about Auto body quotes

Why Autobody Quotes Vary in Vancouver?

Quotes Differ From Autobody Shops In Vancouver & Richmond If you’ve been in a fender bender or have noticed damage to your car (which often happens when you drive in places like Vancouver or Richmond, or any city for that matter), you might shop around for quotes to repair the problem. If you do, you might notice that you get …

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Do I Really Need to Fix Those Rock Chips & Scratches in my Car?

Yes Fix Those Rock Chips In Your Car Even the most cautious drivers on the road can’t always avoid getting nicks, scratches or chips taken out of the paint finish and body work of their vehicle. It is an unfortunate fact of owning a vehicle; eventually you will run into a few bumps and scrapes on the road. Whether you …

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How Much Does It Cost to Paint a Car?

Is The Cost To Paint A Car Expensive If you’ve been the proud owner of your car for a few years (or decades!), you have probably started to notice that there is a fair amount of wear and tear showing inside and outside of your vehicle. While this is certainly to be expected, it is rarely welcome. Things like nicks, …

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Why There’s No Such Thing As A Car Accident

Was It A Car Accident? When most people hear a car crash described by a driver, an eye witness, or the news media, they often hear the collision referred to as an accident. In truth, describing an auto collision as an accident is a mistake that can often come with unintended implications and consequences. The term ‘accident’ in reference to …

Does My Car Need A Touch Up From An Autobody Shop?

It would be so nice if a new car could somehow remain damage free forever. There is something special and exciting about a brand new vehicle rolling out straight from the factory—shiny, new and free of any scratches, dings or dents.