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How Brake Pads Stop Your Vehicle

We all know that brakes are very important for stopping the vehicle. However, it is important to know exactly how brake pads work. For one thing, there are different types of braking systems, and knowing the type of braking system your vehicle has is an important thing to make sure your vehicle is braking well.

Every wheel that is on the vehicle is attached to the brake rotor. The rotor spins with the wheels. There is also a brake caliper that squeezes the rotor upon the pressing of the brake pedal. Once the rotor is squeezed, there is going to…

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Engine And Cabin Air Filters

Being an informed car owner is imperative to maximizing the output of your car. That is why we here at Alfa Romeo of Toronto wanted to make sure you knew the basics of air filters. So, what are engine and cabin air filters, what do they do, and how often should you be replacing them?

Simply put, both the engine air filter and the cabin air filter are designed to remove particulate matter, dust and dirt from the air either going into the engine or the cabin of your vehicle. Without them, you may be breathing in things that can…
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Does Your Car Smell Bad? These Tips Can Help

You don't have to live with a smelly car. If you think that your car is less than appealing in the smell department, then it is up to you to do something about it. Namely, this means that you are going to have to take the time to purchase things such as car air fresheners and also make sure you are vacuuming the vehicle on a regular basis. You would be surprised by just how much doing those two simple things makes a difference.

There are other less obvious options that many people are not aware of. Did you…

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Tips to Keep a Tire From Blowing Out

One of the worst experiences that you can face while driving the streets of our city and beyond is a tire blowout. A blown tire can leave you stranded, and a blown tire can cause you to lose control of the vehicle and get into an accident. You can help to prevent tire blowout by following a few important safety precautions.

To avoid tire blowout, make sure that your tires are properly inflated. Both over inflation and under inflation can lead to blowouts. It is easy to check the air pressure in your tires when you stop to get gas…

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The Alfa Romeo Stelvio: Design to Inspire Envy

There's a reason that the saying "keeping up with the Jones" exists. You want your neighbors to eny the vehicle you have parked in your driveway. So what you have parked in front of your house can't be just another crossover. It needs to be something that's truly one of a kind and speaks to your individuality. Enter, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio.

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