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3 causes of winter breakdowns

Our last blog talked about battery problems. Here are three other potential causes of winter breakdowns to avoid. Flat tires and punctures – watch out for those impediments on the road that might be partially hidden by snow or ice A blocked air filter can cause a cut-out; it pays to check it’s clean of…
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More than a basic towing service company…

Many drivers incorrectly believe that a tow truck company only tows standard passenger cars or only offers a limited number of emergency services. A top towing company provides the following: Beyond towing breakdown vehicles to garages and homes, they remove damaged vehicles from accident scenes, transport abandoned vehicles to impound lots, and even tow old…
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Treating your vehicle as if it was our own

The boss of a large trucking company used to watch through his office window as interviewees arrived in the company car park. If they carelessly slammed their own car door, he didn’t employ them! That’s how we feel. We take care of every vehicle we tow as we would look after our own. We load…
What do do when your car breaks down

The most common cause of a car breakdown? The battery

Vehicles break down for all sorts of reasons, but the number one cause is a flat battery. You may spot some warning signs in advance or it may come completely out the blue, but either way, you’re going to need to have your vehicle towed home. Early signs include the engine being slow to turn…
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How do I find a tow truck near me?

Automobile breakdowns are common, yet many people are still shocked when their car or commercial vehicle breaks down. Being stuck on the road with no-one to turn to can be a very stressful experience. In this type of situation, it’s easy to panic and even the most competent drivers can find themselves unsure of what…
Can I drive with Check Engine light

Check engine light: Reasons it’s glowing

The check engine light comes on and it’s a total mystery as to WHY for many vehicle owners. The indicator says that there is an issue but does not say where and why. That’s up to us to figure out. Here are 4 common reasons that light starts glowing: Failing oxygen sensor — The O2…
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3 things to remember when you need emergency vehicle towing

A serious vehicle breakdown from a defective part or an accident can happen at any time. Stress from the sudden loss of mobility can make a driver forget the following when ordering a tow truck: Many auto insurance and membership companies cover the cost. Drivers often forget to call their insurers to ask about reimbursement…
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Riding to your rescue…

…but not on a white horse! Remember those westerns where, in times of trouble, the hero would ride to the rescue of those in dire trouble. They often seemed to be on the back of a beautiful white horse. To be honest, we know that our tow trucks are not really things of beauty in…
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What to carry in your vehicle in summer

While Colorado isn’t traditionally associated with heat, the summer months are definitely an exception. Carrying certain items with you in your vehicle during the summer is the best way to improve your well-being if something should happen to your car while you are out and waiting for a tow. Always have fresh water with you.…
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