Monthly Archives: October 2012

We will be participating in Toys for Tots again this Holiday Season!

We will be participating in Toys for Tots again this Holiday Season!

COMING SOON!Toys for Tots Collection at Mark's Auto Service! Starting in November, Mark's Auto Service will again be collecting toys and donations for the 2012 Toys for Tots Holiday Season. More details coming soon

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Outreach

Save on Winter Tires with these great Rebates!

Winter Tire Rebates NOW ON!Contact Mark's for details! 905-844-1111Supplier/Rebate Amount:Firestone: $50.00-$70.00Coopertires: $50.00-$75.00Michelin: $70.00BF Goodrich: $50.00Bridgestone: $70.00Yokohama: $65.00-75.00Pirelli:- $40.00-$70.00Continental Tire: $50.00-$100.00 ... read more

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Promotions

Myths About Winter Tires

Myths About Winter Tires

MYTH 1 - Driving an SUV or CUV Since my vehicle has 4WD (or AWD) that delivers great traction power, I do not need winter tires. FALSE These systems do provide optimized power transmission delivery but provide minimal assistance in transverse handling and braking situations. Important weight combined with higher ground clearance are other factors that affect negatively the stability and control of these vehicles. With the installation of winter tires, the driver can feel optimized levels of traction during all maneuvers including acceleration, braking and handling situations. MYTH 2 - Electronic devices With modern electronic systems such as ESC (electronic stability control), TCS (traction control systems), or ABS (antilock braking) I do not require the use of winter tires. FALSE These advanced systems are designed for vehicle stability, power transmission, and controlled braking and alone are not substitutes for optimized traction grip during all ty ... read more

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Maintenance

October Charity: Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC)

October Charity: Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC)

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month!The Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC) is a national non-profit charitable organization dedicated to to raising funds for research across Canada to eradicate breast cancer. They fund projects aimed at the early detection, prevention and treatment of breast cancer. BCSC truly believes that every dollar donated to research brings us one step closer to a cure. Mark's Auto Service will donate $5.00 to the Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC) for every online appointment scheduled for the month of October. Schedule your Online Appointment Here. When booking an appointment online, please select the charity you want to donate to from the Charity Drop-Down Box. Thank you for helping Mark's Auto Service support the Breast Cancer Society of Canada! Learn more about BCSC on ... read more

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Outreach