Category: Vehicles

Replacing Rear Left Turn Signal Lamp

It is my second time to change the bulb of my MiniVan. I still can find my post which described how it did on my blog. Last time it is 3057LL, Sylvania Long Life Lamps. Clear bulbs. I went to Walmart and found 3057A LL, it is also Long [...]
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Using Esso Extra Privileges to save your gas

Gas price is still high. I checked it on VancouverGasPrices.com and saw the gas price of ESSO nearby is 126.9. Now, ESSO has a new program, ESSO EXTRA Privileges. With it, we can save money. Here is a privileges card I received yesterday. The front shown 5 cents per [...]
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Costco Michelin Defender Tire

It is time to change my snow tires to all-season tires. My old, original all-season tires are almost 9 years old. So I choose to buy a new set of four tires. As a Costco member, I went to Costco Burnaby store tire department. The staff recommend Michelin Defender. [...]
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Benefits of Nitrogen Tire Inflation

First of all, What is Nitrogen? Nitrogen is an inert, dry gas. It’s non-combustible, non-flammable, and non-corrosive. In other words, Nitrogen is as safe as air when used in a tire. Benefits: when a tire’s inflation pressure is stablized at the manufacturer’s operating specification. Vehicle handling Fuel efficiency Tire [...]
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Could be last AirCare inspection

I did the AirCare vehicle inspection this Monday.  It is required by my auto-insurance renewal letter. As we living in BC, ICBC is the only insurance company we can purchase basic auto insurance. We can buy excess third party liability or umbrella policy from other company. ICBC also issue [...]
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Tips to clean Pontiac Remote Control

I wrote the post about how to replace the battery of Pontiac Remote. Here are pictures of them and my own tips to clean it. Picture one. If you can see the red circle part, it is a small gap. This is the place to insert thin flat-head screwdriver. [...]
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