Category Archives: Car Safety

3 Windshield Crack Safety Tips

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility outlines 3 windshield crack safety tips.

It’s an event that can happen at any time on the road. You’re driving along, following a truck when a small object bounces off the windshield causing a crack to appear. While the crack might be small, it can grow larger over time as it places additional stress on the entire windshield. And so within … Read More

5 Steps to Becoming a More Knowledgeable Vehicle Owner

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility outlines five steps for becoming a more knowledgeable vehicle owner.

As we begin 2015, many vehicle owners are looking into how they can save money on their vehicle ownership costs this year. One of the critical elements in this process is learning about your vehicle and becoming more knowledgeable on the vehicle’s operation and its required maintenance. And so within this blog, we’ll outline five … Read More

What are the Benefits of a Fuel Injection Service?

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility looks at the several advantages of having a fuel injection service for your vehicle.

A vehicle that has been properly maintained by licensed professionals over many years will continue to run efficiently. But there are a range of additional, non-required services that can add significant performance value to a vehicle. Fuel injection service is an example of this type of value service. In this blog, we’ll look at the … Read More

The Importance of Defensive Driving in Winter

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility looks at the importance of several defensive driving techniques during winter.

On the slippery roads across Ontario this winter, it’s more important than ever for drivers to understand defensive driving techniques. The decreased reaction time caused by low visibility in snow and the lack of control caused by icy roads can affect even the most skilled driver. And so it’s imperative that drivers adapt the latest … Read More

Three Steering Problems Often Encountered in Winter

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility highlights three steering problems often encountered while driving in winter.

It’s now the time of year when many drivers leave their home for work in the morning for another icy commute across city streets and highways ahead. These journeys are often fraught with difficulty and can be treacherous for those who don’t understand the optimal steering techniques when driving on ice and snow. And so … Read More

Three Factors to Consider Before Towing another Vehicle

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility discusses three factors that should be considered before beginning to tow a vehicle.

As we enter into the period where thousands of Canadian drivers are bringing back boats from their cottages, and packing up their summer belongings for that trip back home, it’s important to understand the impact of towing on your vehicle. Whether you’re towing a boat, another vehicle or a small item, these three factors should … Read More

What are the Safest Cars for Teen Drivers?

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility highlights a few expert rules to follow when picking out a teen’s next car.

A recent study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that teenage drivers are far more likely than other drivers to drive the least safe vehicles. Whether it’s down to simple cost of ownership issues or poor selection, teenagers often drive vehicles that are older, smaller and offer little collision protection. It’s important … Read More

How to Determine the Safety of a Used Car Before Purchase

In Woodbeck Auto Part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility looks at how used vehicle buyers can ensure that a vehicle is completely safe before purchasing.

The money has been saved and is now available to spend. But how can drivers determine which used car best fits their future requirements? The safety of a used vehicle is one of the most important factors involved in the purchase process. Vehicle buyers must have a comprehensive understanding of a car’s safety performance before … Read More

Automotive Industry Improves Safety of Lighter Vehicle Parts

In Woodbeck Auto part's recent blog post, this Stirling auto recycling facility explains how the automotive industry is improving safety standards of lighter vehicle parts.

By building roofs from carbon fiber, constructing windshields from plastic products and creating ultra-safe bumpers from aluminum foam, vehicle manufacturers are now empowering greater fuel efficiency with lighter vehicles. The practice, known as “light-weighting” in the auto industry is now in sharper focus across the marketplace as governments across the US and Canada introduce new … Read More