Can engine failure be prevented?

Can engine failure be prevented?

HERITAGE AUTOPRO CHINOOK Tech Question: Collins, from Calgary: “I had my engine go out and had to have it completely re-done.. What could I have done to prevent this?” HERITAGE AUTOPRO CHINOOK Tech Answer:You’ve got to feel for Collins: an expensive...
10 Overlooked Services

10 Overlooked Services

Let’s talk about Calgary drivers’ automotive service schedules. And particularly, the scheduled auto services that are sometimes forgotten. At Heritage Autopro,  we have a list of 10 auto services that are often overlooked. They’re all very important for Calgary...
What is a Continuously Variable Transmission?

What is a Continuously Variable Transmission?

Traditional automatic transmissions have a number of gears or “speeds”. As you accelerate, the transmission starts in first gear and runs up through the gears. You hear the engine speed rise and fall as you progress through the gears. When you press down on the...
Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving

 When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us drivers who are not so biologically wired, no...
Why Should I Get a Multi-Point Vehicle Inspection?

Why Should I Get a Multi-Point Vehicle Inspection?

In a perfect world we Calgary drivers would get into our cars in the morning and go about our business with no traffic on smooth roads. All the lights would be green, the air would be pure and a litre of fuel would cost a dollar. In that world, following car maker...