My Garage is a proud Level 2 supporter of the Electric Vehicle Association of Alberta! This organization exists to promote cleaner driving choices in the province through sharing information about electric vehicles, answering owners’ (and potential owners’) questions and combating some of the FUD (fear, uncertainty and doubt) often invoked by electric vehicle detractors. Our […]
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 […]
More information coming soon! This one is exciting.
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 […]
As part of our commitment to improving Canada’s environment, we donate $1 from every hour of labour billed through our shop to Nature Conservancy Canada; the nation’s nonprofit leader in nature conservation. Our 2023 donation totaled $7749.63 and brings our four-year total to over $23,000! This means that with every visit to My Garage, you […]
In the United States, there does not exist a government licensing program for automotive service professionals, as we have here in Canada. This has led to lower quality automotive service, and a more negative view of the industry than in Canada, where automotive service technicians are generally well respected. The National Institute for Automotive Service […]
The International Automotive Technician’s Network (or iATN) is a group of over 75,000 of the best technicians, managers and repair shop owners from around the world. There are certain requirements necessary to join iATN, and the group tends to attract some of the most skilled and passionate people in our industry. Membership in this group […]
We really are car nerds! As members of the SAE, we are already learning about new automotive technology before it makes it to vehicles like yours. Learn more at the SAE website.
The Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council is the provincial government body that oversees the sales and repair of automobiles in our province. All businesses that legally inspect; maintain and repair cars and trucks in Alberta must be insured and have an AMVIC license. From the AMVIC website: The Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council, AMVIC, is Alberta’s […]