Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category
Everybody has a different reason for hating the winter. It is cold, snow is annoying, ice makes the roads and sidewalk slippery, and a handful of other reasons are all core reasons to be upset with Jack Frost. Spring simply can’t come fast enough for some people.(more…)
Almost everyone who has to drive in the winter has a story or two about losing control on the road. Ice and snow can be dangerous. Black ice and other hazards are hiding out of sight and some accidents are unavoidable. There are plenty of things we can do to make sure we’re staying safe.(more…)
Cars are built tough, but nothing lasts forever. Some car parts will need to be replaced or fixed from time to time. Although some repairs should be handled by the expert service technicians, other fixes are easy and can be done at home. Here are 10 easy car repairs that you can do by yourself without much cost!
Safety Tips for Driving Around, Near, and Past Semi Trucks
No one likes having semi trucks near them when on the road. We’d guess that semi truck drivers don’t appreciate a lot of traffic either. So, what should you do when driving near semi trucks? How should you stay safe? What do you need to know? Is it ok to pass them? We’re here to help with some safety tips about driving around, near, and past semi trucks!
Additional Car and Vehicle Safety Instructions and Measures
There are many advanced safety features and driver assistance technology that come with current cars in this day and age. However, what are drivers who own older and used cars to do to keep safe? There is good news on that front. While an older car model might not be able to combat such features as a 360° camera system and autonomous breaking found on more advanced and newer models, there are still several things you can do to improve your car’s safety on the road. Here are our top driving safety tips from Stop 23 Auto Sales.
Creating a Dog and Pet-Friendly Vehicle
Do you own a dog? Do you own a car? Do you take your dog in the car? Does your dog like to stick its head out the window? Most dogs do.
How to Parallel Park Instructions and Guide
Parallel parking is an incredibly useful tool available within the arsenal of every driver. Rather than driving around and around, looking for a better spot, parallel parking allows drivers many more options for parking spaces. Of course, that means that you’ll need to know how to parallel park, and many drivers are afraid to attempt parallel parking for fear of failing. However, once you know the steps, parallel parking seems much less intimidating, and even rather easy. Here at Stop 23 Auto Sales, we’ve helped design a simple, step-by-step guide on how to parallel park!
Interior Temperature of a Car in Celsius
Here in Ontario, we consider ourselves pretty lucky that we have very beautiful summer weather that is not too hot or too cold. However, we might experience a heat wave once in a while or the place that we are traveling to is a little warmer. This means that our vehicle can get too hot for comfort. So how hot can the inside of your vehicle get? Read on to find out! (more…)