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Parking lots are hazardous places, and your vehicle is going to get door dings, small dents from shopping carts, and the occasional unexplained divot.  In Winnipeg, we get hail. If your car gets caught in it, there will be bumps … Continue reading

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At Macdonald Auto Body, we see all kinds of collision damage.  The fall months bring a big increase in crashes involving wildlife, most often deer.  MPI data suggests that every year, there are 9000-10000 instances of vehicle damage and 200-300 … Continue reading

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Accidents are stressful – and we know that the stress doesn’t stop when the accident is over! It carries over, long after we leave the scene.  At Macdonald Auto Body, we like to keep the collision repair process as simple … Continue reading

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As much as we want to avoid them, accidents can and do happen.  At Macdonald Auto Body, we understand how stressful and nerve-wrecking this experience can be, especially if you are the one behind the wheel! In the case of … Continue reading

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The days of heavy frames and excessive amounts of steel are gone – replaced with crumple zones, air bags and modern engineering.  In the event of a serious collision, modern cars are designed to crumple so that the force of … Continue reading

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Summer is the season when many people pile into their cars and head out on a road trip. Smart people make sure that their vehicle is properly prepared for the journey. While it is true that long drives are far … Continue reading

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With summer fast approaching, so are family vacations, weekend getaways and evening fishing trips. For many drivers, these events often involve towing a trailer. Making sure that you have the right vehicle to tow your trailer is important. Manufacturers set … Continue reading

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The day after the first synthetic oil hit the shelves, car owners began to argue whether it provided any benefits over the conventional oils that have been the mainstay of the automotive industry. Synthetic oil has been a touchy subject, … Continue reading

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Automobile accidents are a fact of life on the road. As long as there have been cars, there have been accidents. While the majority of incidents are minor and don’t involve serious injury, the risk of serious injury always exists. … Continue reading

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Most Canadians know the importance of winter tires. They’re specially designed to provide maximum traction on snow and ice. Their rubber compounds remain softer in extreme cold, allowing them to have more grip on winter roads, but most of us … Continue reading

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