AUTO W RLD
Gearing up for winter
Winter has a way of sneaking up on car owners. Ideally, you want to have your vehicle ready for the cold season before the first snowflakes fall.
Don’t overlook the details Moisture often gets trapped inside the rubber seals that line your car’s doorframe, which can cause the doors to freeze shut in very cold weather. To prevent this from occurring, spray your rubber seals with a silicone-based lubricant. This product can also be used on your door locks and hinges, as well as your
pending on your car’s make, model and age, an inspec- tion will include the spark plugs, brakes, battery, fluid levels, alternator, starter, suspension and steering. This will go a long way in getting you safely through the win- ter. The right tires Winter tires are highly recommended, and their use is even mandatory in some places. Their lifespan usu-
With October being Car Safety Month, it’s the perfect time to remind you about the dangers of cars that aren’t equipped
for winter. Get your vehicle properly inspected and maintained before the cold and snow set in. Your road safety will be greatly improved for the winter months. Body maintenance It doesn’t matter how small it may be, any metal- lic surface that’s missing paint is an open invitation for rust to form. Taking the time to touch up any damage to your car’s paint job will protect it from corrosion. You can purchase the necessary kits from your dealership or from professional body shops. Dirt and debris can also harm your automobile’s paint, so be sure to give you car a good washing. Follow this up by applying a coat of pro- tective wax to shield your vehicle from the calcium and salt scattered across winter roads.
ally ranges from three to four years. After this time, the tires begin to lose their traction and adhere less to the road. This can cause your car to slip and skid, putting both yourself and other drivers at risk. Keep an eye on your tires and be sure to replace them when their thick- ness or tread depth is less than 5 mm. Kit out your car There’s no such thing as being too pre- pared. Having the basics in the trunk of your car, such as a shovel with retractable handle, booster cables, traction aids, a blanket and a flashlight, could definitely come in handy. Be ready for anything and you’re sure to stay safe.
hood latch. Having a can of door lock anti-freeze on hand is also very useful — just be sure to keep it in on your person and not inside the car. Pre-winter inspection A complete vehicle
inspection can be done at your dealership or at a trusted garage. A mechanic will give the various components of your vehicle a thor- ough checkup and will suggest any repairs that might be needed. De-
CABIN AIR FILTER FILTRE À AIR D’HABITACLE
FALL MAINTENANCE SERVICE FORFAIT D’ENTRETIEN D’AUTOMNE
FRONT BRAKE SERVICE SERVICE DE FREINS AVANT + FREE HYUNDAI DESK LAMP / + Lamp de bureau Hyundai GRATUITE 89 95$ 15 % OFF Le forfait d’entretien comprend la vidange d’huile, le remplacement du filtre et l’appoint de tous les liquides, une inspection visuelle mécanique, une vérification des freins avec un rapport d’inspection automobile, la permutation des pneus ou la pose de vos roues d’hiver (pneus montés sur jantes seulement) et une inspection complète du circuit de charge et de la batterie. Supplément de 15 $ pour les motorisations V6 et V8. Des droits de manutention écologique pourraient s’appliquer. Supplément pour huile synthétique. Le bon doit être présenté au moment de l’entretien.
A cabin air filter is an essential part of your vehicle’s ventilation that removes pollutants from the air befor they get inside the passenger compartment. Eventually, a cabin air filter starts to lose its effectiveness, as it gets dirty with use. We recommend that you get your cabin air filter replaced every 12 months. Coupon must be presented at time of purchase.
ACCESSORIES &WIPER BLADES ACCESSOIRES ET BALAIS D’ESSUIE-GLACE
15 % OFF
135 $ 145 $ 155 $
Accent, Tiburon et Veloster Elantra et Tucson Sonata, Genesis, Azera, Equus, Santa Fe, Veracruz et Entourage (sauf la Genesis Coupe GT)
Ce service comprend l’installation de plaquettes de frein d’origine Hyundai avec mise à niveau du liquide de frein, inspection des roulements de roue, des déflecteurs à graisse et étriers, ainsi qu’un essai routier. Remplacement ou usinage de disque en sus. Le bon doit être présenté au moment de l’entretien.
Make your vehicle unique by adding quality Hyundai accessories and/or wiper blades. Please ask your Service Advisor for details. Installation is available in our Service Department. NOTE: Electronics and alloy wheels are not included. Coupon must be presented at time of purchase.
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