Tag Archives: Wheel Alignment

Seasonal Effects on Wheel Alignment

Have you ever noticed your car veering slightly off course or your tires wearing down unevenly? That's your wheel alignment talking, and it's a conversation that changes with Calgary’s four seasons. Each seasonal twist, from winter's chill to summer's heat, introduces new challenges to your vehicle’s wheel alignment. Understanding seasonal impacts on your wheel alignment isn't just about auto maintenance. It’s vital knowledge for safer, smoother driving. Here's how each season might impact your vehicle’s wheel alignment: Winter's Grip: Navigating the ChillIcy Conditions: Winter roads are notorious for ice, causing your vehicle to slide and subtly throwing its wheel alignment off. These minor shifts accumulate, often unnoticed, until there's a notable pull in the steering. If your c ... read more

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment: What You Need to Know

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment: What You Need to Know The wheels' alignment is your vehicle's steering force, directing your journey at every turn. At Mint Auto Service, we advocate for proactive auto care to ensure your ride is safe and smooth. Read on to learn more about the significance of proper wheel alignment and how it can save you from expensive repairs and unpredictable road incidents. What is a Wheel Alignment? In simple terms, wheel alignment involves adjusting your vehicle's wheels to conform to the manufacturer's specifications. This fine-tuning ensures harmony between your vehicle's suspension system and its wheels - an essential factor in your vehicle's overall health. Why is Proper Wheel Alignment Important? Drivers often underestimate the significance of regular wheel alignment in car maintenance. Yet, it significantly in ... read more


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