Using Roof Rack for Luggage and Other Cargo

When trying to secure large items for transport across distances, roof racks and cargo boxes are the best solutions. Paddleboards, surfboards, and bicycles can be easily attached to the roof by way of the rails so passengers can enjoy their equipment when they arrive at their destination.

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What Is A Vehicle History Report?

It's Vital To Know A Vehicle's History Report

A history report is a service and possible accident history of a vehicle, and it is important to know the history of a vehicle when servicing and trading.

Vehicle History Affects Trade-In Value

Not everyone wants to buy a used car that has been in an accident, and that's an example of where the vehicle history report lowers the value of a used car.

If a vehicle has been serviced on time and consistently, it will maintain its value better.

Vehicle History Helps Technicians With Repairs

 

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The Chevrolet Equinox in Ottawa - Discover a Few of its Key Safety Features

The Chevrolet Equinox is an SUV at Chevrolet of Ottawa that has a variety of features. With the Equinox, you get enhanced protection with a plethora of innovative driver-assist and safety features.

The Equinox helps you avoid front-end accidents with several available features, which include Forward Collision Alert and Automatic Emergency Braking. These features work together to provide you with warnings when a potential front-end accident is detected, and Automatic Emergency Braking activates hard emergency

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Why is Battery Charging So Important?

Your vehicle won’t start again? Most starting issues can be attributed to a dead battery. Safety gear such as jumper cables and battery chargers are great to have on hand when battery problems arise. Without a safe and effective way to charge a dead battery, you’ll find yourself waiting for a tow truck in Ottawa.

Why Do I Need a Battery Charge?

All engines, whether they power boats, lawn mowers, or cars, need power to start. For road-going vehicles, a battery provides the starting power. That battery must make enough power to turn the engine’s crankshaft.

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The Chevrolet Blazer: Keeping You Safe in Ottawa

The Chevrolet Blazer is a midsize SUV with the family-friendly features that you are after here in Ottawa. These include high-tech safety features aimed at increasing your confidence while at the wheel. Here is more info on a few of the ones we are asked about at Chevrolet of Ottawa.

Lane keep assist with lane departure warning not only warns you when your Blazer is drifting where it should not, but it can also gently correct the steering. The system is disabled when you have signaled, preventing it from interfering with your daily driving.

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Winter Wiper Blades Help with Weather Solutions

Winter is often welcomed by people who enjoy the activities the season brings. Driving to a ski resort, however, could come with risks when driving in snow and rain. Clearing off the windshield isn't always easy with inadequate wiper blades. When the cold and inclement weather rolls in, an upgrade to winter wiper blades could be a good move.

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The All-Important Alternator

Your alternator is an important electrical component of your vehicle. But its role is often confused with that of the battery. The two do share a relationship, but it is important to understand their distinct functions.

When you turn the key in your ignition, it's the battery that provides the juice to start the engine. 

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