How to Keep Safe in a Summer Car Breakdown

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Although winter brings its fair share of driving troubles with snow, blizzards, and heavy rain, our winter driving woes are not over yet. With La Niña bringing a cooler and rainier summer season to Vancouver this year, it’s good to be prepared for rainy driving weather. Although many Vancouverites are well equipped when it comes to rainy driving, a surprise … Read More

How We Maintain Our Tow Trucks at Mundie’s

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Towing requires an extremely high degree of responsibility. People’s lives, cars, and sometimes livelihoods are dependent on and impacted by our services. As such, the maintenance of our vehicle fleets is of the utmost importance to us and not something we take lightly. A mishap with one of our vehicles due to improper maintenance can have dire consequences. Therefore, our … Read More

Common Warning Signs To Be Wary Of

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Having unfamiliar car problems is a dreadful and all too common experience. Although vehicles didn’t historically come with warnings, vehicles now have a variety of signals and lights to tell us when something is wrong. This way, we can fix a problem with our car before it spirals. It’s especially important to know what these signals mean in case you … Read More

5 Tips to Selecting the Best Towing Company in Vancouver

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Although it’s frustrating, everyone has car troubles now and then. When you do, it’s especially important to choose a towing company that has your best interest in mind. Swift and efficient roadside assistance is a must, especially if you’re located in the busy epicenters of Vancouver, New West, or Burnaby. Knowing of a good towing company ahead of time can … Read More

What You Should NEVER Do When Your Car Breaks Down

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Car troubles can get the best of us. No matter who you are, what your situation is, or where you live, breaking down on the side of the road is a frustration like no other. While it’s easy to jump into full panic mode and try to conduct roadside repairs right then and there, you could worsen the problem and … Read More

Why Clean Windows Are Essential to Safe Driving

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There are many factors that contribute to safe driving; however, keeping your windows clean is one of the most essential practices. In fact, it’s one of the most important aspects of vehicular cleaning and maintenance. And it’s not just for aesthetic reasons – although a dirty window is a sure-fire way to have a stranger scribble “wash me” in the … Read More

How To Avoid Distracted Drivers – and Not Be One Yourself

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These days, it’s so easy to get distracted while driving – from fiddling with the radio and navigation to fixing your makeup, fluffing your hair, or squeezing in a 3-course meal, there’s an endless number of distractions available. However, out of all the sources of distracted driving, cell phones are one of the worst culprits. Unfortunately, there are many drivers … Read More

Tips to Help You Become a More Defensive Driver in the Rain

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No matter how demanding the job is, our towing company is always pleased to lend a helping hand – and truck – when someone is in need. However, working as a tow truck driver is no easy feat. There are many challenges that come with the role, and it can be tough to handle them all. Whether it be the … Read More

The 5 Hardest Parts of a Tow Truck Driver’s Job

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Tow truck drivers around the world are crucial to maintaining road safety. Acquiring the proper training, licensing, and certifications to do their job safely and efficiently, a towing company provides a variety of roadside services to motorists in need. From motorcyclists to big rig drivers, the jobs are consistently changing. While our technicians at Mundie’s Towing & Recovery are equipped … Read More

3 Reasons Not to Stare When Driving Past a Car Accident

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Accidents happen. Millions of people drive every day and that opens the door for collisions to occur. From reckless driving to a flat tire, unfortunate roadside incidents happen all the time. But say you’re not involved in the collision directly, is there a responsible way to handle the situation as a passing driver? Picture this: you’re cruising down the road, … Read More