Automotive Tips & Information Blog

  • Posted: 18 Jun 2017

    Although most people understand the importance of preparation prior a road trip (whether a quick or long one), we wanted to share some pointers for when traveling long distances. 

    • Pack some helpful items

    Depending on who's traveling with you, many people get car... more

  • Posted: 28 May 2017

    We often provide tips to our customers when it comes to the day to day maintenance of your car. One of the tips we often give is to pay attention to your windshield wipers. 

    We recommend replacing the blades of your windshield wipers every 3-4 months (depending on the season). 

    To... more

  • Posted: 14 May 2017

    You are driving to your house and all the sudden a driver decides that he is in too much of a rush to wait for the next green light. Instead, the driver runs the red light and hits your car and with that takes away your peace and delays you from getting home.

    At a moment like this is easy... more

  • Posted: 23 Apr 2017

    Most people only think about taking care of their tires until they actually need to, and most of the times this happens after an issue is presented or even worse. Here are some helpful tips to consider for taking care of this important element when driving for your safety as a driver, and others... more

  • Posted: 10 Apr 2017


    Although drinking while driving is the main reason for accidents on the road, there are many other actions we do on a daily basis that are just as dangerous but not that noticeable. Please keep these in mind while driving and try to avoid doing them for your safety and the safety of... more

  • Posted: 21 Mar 2017

    You might be thinking… If I hit a curb, just get the car’s position straight and keep driving. Well, we are here to say, that is not enough. Many people hit curbs while driving especially when the roads are icy. Although hitting a curb is not considered crashing your car, it could have a... more

  • Posted: 26 Feb 2017

    In 2015, Barrie reported over 2,700 collisions that involved over 5, 200 people. These numbers continued to increase in 2016 according to

    Being involved in an accident can have different effects on people, showing reactions not only at the time of the accident but also... more

  • Posted: 15 Feb 2017

    There is nothing more inconvenient than to go on a long drive or a trip somewhere and all of the sudden to notice that your engine light in the car is on. For many first time car owners, the question will be: What to do now? Don’t worry, we’ll tell you what to do next!

    When your engine... more

  • Posted: 09 Jan 2017

    As we travel back and forth from visiting our families, we need to keep in mind some safety measurements that are helpful when driving long distances during winter. If you are traveling with your family, these tips might come in handy when preparing for the trip.

    One thing to keep in mind... more

  • Posted: 14 Nov 2016

    When buying a car there are many upgrades you can request or add-ons you can do after buying it, one of them: tinting your windows. At Zenetec we offer the best quality tinting with 3M Color Stable Automotive Window Films.

    3M Color Stable’s appearance rivals tinted factory glass, never... more