Airdrie Tesla Service

Alberta Tesla

My Garage Auto & Tire is partner of the Alberta Tesla group, a community dedicated to sharing Tesla experiences, knowledge and advice with both current and prospective Tesla owners. The group encourages a positive culture and invites all members to feel confident in asking questions or sharing information. Our relationship with the group is mutually […]

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NAPA AUTOPRO

NAPA Autopro is a group of over 600 independent automotive service centres across Canada. While offering many of the benefits of a franchise, Autopro is actually a banner program, similar to the Auto Select brand from Uniselect/Bumper to Bumper. Because Autopro isn’t a franchise, members don’t pay franchise fees and we have the freedom to run […]

The 800,000 km Toyota: On the Hoist with Mike Drew

Longtime readers of the Calgary Sun are probably familiar with photojournalist Mike Drew and his column On the Road with Mike Drew. Every week, Mike travels the back roads of western Canada, taking photos and writing about what he sees. The photos are always enthralling, and Mike artfully exposes the beauty in the world around […]

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The Best Winter Tires For Hybrid Cars & EVs

As Airdrie’s hybrid and electric vehicle service leader, we’re often asked, “What are the best winter tires for an electric car? Is there any difference? Does my electric vehicle require a special winter tire?” In this article, we hope that we can answer all of those questions. While it’s true that you can install any […]

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Vehicle extended warranties: Should you purchase one?

When you purchase a new or pre-owned vehicle from a dealership, it’s inevitable: You’ll have to make the dreaded trip to the finance office. With the sale done and a price agreed upon, the finance office takes over to arrange your car loan/lease and other payment arrangements. It is also their job to sell you […]

Why we’ll no longer repair vehicle issues that you’ve tried repairing first.

Anyone who follows our business knows that the client experience is very important to us. We’re constantly reviewing our processes and looking for ways that we can make your service experience better or more convenient. That’s why you might be surprised to learn we’re introducing a policy that – at first glance – doesn’t look […]

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Diagnostic charges: Is your mechanic gouging, or trying to help you out?

2020 marks my 18th year in the automotive service industry. Looking back, there are certainly workdays that I won’t forget, and this post is partially inspired by one of them. It serves as a great example of how a shop like ours would rather perform a less profitable service like a diagnosis in order to […]