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November 2, 2016 #CanadasGarage Twitter Party Questions

QUESTION 1

Q1. The weather is starting to change, are you and your vehicle ready?  #CanadasGarage

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Your vehicle gets you where you and your family need to go. Take good care of your vehicle so it can take care of you. #CanadasGarage

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Maintaining your vehicle’s fluids is a vital component of maximizing your vehicle’s life. #CanadasGarage  http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/driver.html

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Summer heat destroys batteries, weakening them before winter. Check your battery’s health before winter hits. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/store-locator.html

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Proper alignment helps avoid handling issues in tough driving conditions. Check your alignment to ensure control and safety.  #CanadasGarage

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Check your suspension and chassis components so you get maximum safety and control out of your  tires. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/driver/5-ultimate-diy-jobs-to-winterize-your-ride.html?adlocation=DT_General_Content_5UltimateDIY16340_DRIVERLanding_en

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Change your cabin filter to protect your family from airborne dust and dirt that builds up in your vehicle. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/fram-fresh-breeze-cabin-air-filter-1232485p.html

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QUESTION 2

Q2. How do you prepare your vehicle for winter?

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Install winter wiper blades to help prevent snow and ice build up and maximize your visibility. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/car-parts/wiper-blades-parts-accessories/wiper-blades.html

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Keep a snow brush in your vehicle to remove snow and ice and so you can drive safely. #CanadasGarage  http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/outdoor-living/snow-removal/snow-brushes-scrapers.html

 

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Change your headlights to give you better visibility in the winter.  #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/exterior-car-accessories/lights-bulbs.html

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Check washer fluid levels to wash away winter grime from your windshield for optimal visibility. #CanadasGarage
OPTIONAL link to Reflex Washer Fluid http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/reflex-49-c-windshield-washer-fluid-3-78-l-0294120p.html or
http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/car-care/windshield-washer-fluids-additives.html

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QUESTION 3

Q3. Who has trouble keeping the inside of their car clean in the winter? #CanadasGarage

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Clean and vacuum frequently to remove dirt messes that accumulate over time. #CanadasGarage
Link to Bissel http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/bissell-auto-care-proheat-vacuum-0398222p.html
or to Car Vacuums http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/car-care/interior-car-care/car-vacuums.html

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Custom fit WeatherTech FloorLiners help protect your investment and keep it clean. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/interior-car-accessories/car-mats/custom-car-mats.html

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Glovebox organizers prevent messes from getting out of hand. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/glovebox-trunk-organizer-0372574p.html
or Interior Car Organizers http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/interior-car-accessories/interiror-accessories/interior-car-organizers.html

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QUESTION 4

Q4. What tips do you have for handling harsh driving conditions? #CanadasGarage

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Check road and weather conditions before leaving your home during winter. #CanadasGarage

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When starting from a stop on slick roads, slowly accelerate to maintain traction. #CanadasGarage

 

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Stopping takes longer on icy roads. Leave room between you and the car ahead. #CanadasGarage

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Before you start driving, remove all snow and ice from your vehicle. #CanadasGarage

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Frost and black ice can cause your vehicle to suddenly lose traction. #CanadasGarage

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QUESTION 5

Q5. Are you ready in case of an emergency on the road? #CanadasGarage

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Make sure you have a roadside assistance plan. Canadian Tire offers 24/7 roadside assistance across Canada and the U.S. #CanadasGarage http://roadsideassistance.canadiantire.ca/en.html

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Keep emergency snacks and water in your car so you  don’t get thirsty or hungry. #CanadasGarage
optional link to Frank  http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/frank.html

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Keep a solar powered light with cell phone charger option so so you are not left in the dark. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/motomaster-eliminator-hybrid-solar-worklight-0378988p.html

 

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Be prepared for tough Canadian winters with the Canadian Tire Roadside Assistance Winter Safety Kit. #CanadasGarage

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The Winter Safety Kit is compact while providing you with the essentials needed to help prepare for tough Canadian winters. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/pdp/winter-safety-kit-0091617p.html

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QUESTION 6

Q6. Do you know the benefits of winter tires over all-season tires? #CanadasGarage

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Discover the benefits of winter tires over all-season tires. #CanadasGarage [ link to video Why Snow Tires ]

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Winter tires give you better control in the snow and on cold, dry pavement. #CanadasGarage

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Winter tires are engineered to perform under adverse driving conditions, such as ice, slush and snow. #CanadasGarage

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Winter tires provide enhanced traction. #CanadasGarage

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Driving with winter tires ensures you will enjoy improved braking and manoeuvrability. #CanadasGarage

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QUESTION 7

Q7. When do you normally changeover to your winter tires? #CanadasGarage

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Avoid the rush! Visit your local @CanadianTire auto service bay for your Winter Tire Changeover. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/store-locator.html

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Our Winter Tire Changeover package also checks tire pressure, tire condition, brakes, alignment and more! #CanadasGarage

Our Winter Tire Changeover package also checks tire pressure, tire condition, brakes, alignment and more! #CanadasGarage

You can store your tires at Canadian Tire all winter long. Check your local Auto Service Centre for availability. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/store-locator.html

 

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QUESTION 8

Q8. Do you know why you should purchase tires from Canadian Tire? #CanadasGarage

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Rely on the expertise we have from selling tires to Canadians since 1923. #CanadasGarage

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We put all of our tires through rigorous testing, so you can make the most informed decision possible. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/driver/tire-testing.html?adlocation=FWT_General_Content_TestedTiresBanner16340_DRIVERLanding_en

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Purchase your tires at Canadian Tire and can choose from top tire brands and enjoy competitive pricing. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive/tires-wheels/tires.html

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Looking for tires? Check out our Tire Selector Tool for tested tires you can trust. CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/help-me-select-tires.html?adlocation=DT_General_Product_TireSelector16340_DRIVERTestedTires_en

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Don’t wait until the first snow fall to purchase winter tires. #CanadasGarage

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QUESTION 9

Q9. Do you know many service bays we have across the country? #CanadasGarage

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We service all makes and models.  Bring your vehicle to any of our 3,000 licensed technicians for expert guidance. #CanadasGarage

We service all makes and models. Bring your vehicle to any of our 3,000 licensed technicians for expert guidance. #CanadasGarage

We have extended hours* Walk in or book an appointment at your local @CanadianTire to suit your schedule.  #CanadasGarage

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We’ve got a Nationwide Warranty. Get your vehicle serviced at any of our service bays, and your warranty remains valid. #CanadasGarage.

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A9. Visit any of our 5,500 @CanadianTire service bay areas across Canada. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/store-locator.html

A8. There are 5,500 @CanadianTire service bay areas across Canada. #CanadasGarage

QUESTION 10

Q10. Do you have any road trips planned? Where are you headed? #CanadasGarage

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Have your vehicle serviced in advance of your road trips, so winter weather doesn’t slow down your busy family. #CanadasGarage

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For automotive how-to’s please visit  #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/howto/automotive.html

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Make your journey to total car care both easy and worry-free with Canadian Tire. #CanadasGarage http://www.canadiantire.ca/en/automotive.html

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