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

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

6 Ways to Get Better Gas Mileage and Save Money

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Who doesn’t want to save a little extra cash? Fuel costs are a hefty investment for any driver and if you’re in the majority, those weekly top ups at the gas station may have you looking for ways to preserve fuel. Luckily, you don’t need to switch to a hybrid vehicle or invest in high-end fuel to save money. There … Read More

What if a Towing Company Damages Your Car?

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If your car breaks down on the side of the road, is involved in a collision, or needs to be safely transported from point A to B, you’ll likely hire the help of a professional towing company. While there are many towing companies in Vancouver that adhere to lawful practices and procedures to tow your vehicle, sadly, some do not. … Read More

Common Towing Scams and How to Avoid Them

Lots of tow truck scams but there are tips to avoid those scams

When in need of towing or roadside assistance services, the last thing you want is to be scammed by the company offering help. Sadly, towing scams are becoming increasingly prevalent so it’s important to be aware of what the common scams are and how you can avoid them. Working with a reputable towing company in Vancouver, such as Mundie’s Towing, … Read More

Can a Towing Company Keep My Car?

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It’s important to know your rights when it comes to the towing of your vehicle. Are towing companies allowed to hold your car if you can’t pay on the spot? Can you claim your car before being transported to the lot? Let’s go over a few key points when it comes to your rights. A Repossession Impound There are a … Read More