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Roadside Assistance In Canada

Roadside assistance and breakdown coverage are services that assist drivers, whose vehicles have suffered a mechanical failure that leaves the operator stranded. History Early motorists were often capable to fix the car problems themselves, but since vehicles became more complicated, it became more difficult for drivers to carry out roadside repairs successfully on their own. Some early local motoring clubs tried to support their members by encouraging them to help each other. A rota of members who would help other members was kept and in some cases, cash was put aside to hire a tow vehicle if needed. In Canada, CAA (Canadian Automobile Association) is the most common roadside assistance service available nationwide, since 1913. Drivers who are members of...

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2018 Mazda CX-5 Brake Discs Information

2018 Mazda CX-5 Brake Disc, Front The 2018 Mazda CX-5 comes with two different types of front brake disc systems: Single piston floating caliper system. Two piston floating caliper system. Operation When brake fluid is applied, the piston equipped on one side of the caliper is pushed out and the brake pad is pushed against the disc plate. At the same time, the caliper body moves in the direction opposite of the direction in which the piston is pushed out so as to push the brake pad on the other side and generate brake force. 1. The Single Piston Floating Caliper System (Front) Single piston floating caliper description, Mazda CX-5, 2018: Diameter: large diameter, ventilated disc type front brakes with...

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Audi Logo - Image, History & More

Audi AG is a German automobile manufacturer that designs, engineers, produces, markets and distributes luxury vehicles. Audi is a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group and has its roots at Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany. Audi-branded vehicles are produced in nine production facilities worldwide. Audi AG Information Founded July 16, 1909 Founder August Horch Headquarters Ingolstadt, Germany Owner Volkswagen Slogan "Vorsprung durch Technik" Subsidiaries LamborghiniAudi Sport GmbH Official Site www.audi.com Overview Audi AG, also simply known as Audi, is a German automobile manufacturer that designs, engineers, produces, markets and distributes luxury vehicles. Audi has been a majority owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Group since 1966. Audi, along with BMW and Mercedes-Benz, are among the best-selling luxury automobile brands in the world. Audi - Brief History The origins of the company are...

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Canadian / U.S.Model Automotive Cross Reference Table

Some vehicles are manufactured and sold under a different name in Canada and United States of America. If you are a mechanic, DIY-er or roadside assistance provider looking for this information, please refer to this list of Canadian vehicle models that are sold under a different name in the U.S.  Use the corresponding model listed listed beside it when looking up the information for these vehicles. Canadian / U.S. Model Automotive Cross Reference Guide CANADIAN VEHICLE MODEL CORRESPONDING VEHICLE U.S. MODEL 1999 ACURA EL 1.6 L 1999 HONDA CIVIC EX 1.6 L 2001-2003 ACURA EL 1.7 L 2001-2003 HONDA CIVIC EX 1.7L 2002 ACURA EL 1.7L 2002 HONDA CIVIC EX 1.7L 2004 ACURA EL 1.7 L 2004 HONDA CIVIC L4 1.7L SOHC 2005...

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2019 Hyundai Tucson Lug Nut Torque Specs

2019 Hyundai Tucson Lug Nut Torque Specs, General Information If you are planning on installing a wheel on your 2019 Hyundai Tucson, it is important to be aware of the manufacturer's recommended torque settings. Using the proper torque helps ensure that the wheel assembly is securely installed. The 2019 Hyundai Tucson Wheel Lug Nut Torque Chart we have compiled can be used as a quick reference guide by roadside assistance providers or DIY enthusiasts when working on a 2019 Hyundai Tucson. 2019 Hyundai Tucson Wheel Lug Nut Torque Specs MAKE MODEL YEAR RANGE TORQUE HYUNDAI Tucson - ALL 2019 80 ft-lbs Remove or Install Front or Rear Wheel 2019 Hyundai Tucson - Generic Instructions When removing and installing a wheel on your...

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