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Sprinter Towing summarises tips and information related to safety, common vehicle problems besides technical information about the towing industry, and tow trucks.

Battery Boost Failure

we often get calls to assist people because they attempted to boost the battery of their cars without any luck in getting it running. For sure we have all had a dead battery at least once in our life as a car owner. Having a dead battery in the car means that you not getting any power whatsoever. When you place the key in the ignition and try to turn forward, there is no response, no lights, no sound. What might you do in this situation?

Battery Boost Failure
Battery Boost Failure
Hiring Towing Service

The professional towing services are meant for taking you out of trouble. But if you are not judicial enough while hiring a professional towing service provider, you are likely to put up with unwanted hassles. Here are mentioned some common mistakes those you need to stay away from

Hiring Towing Service
Hiring Towing Service
Six Tips on Protecting Your Car from Damage While It is Being Towed

If you need to have your car towed, you need to make sure that you prepare your car beforehand to prevent mishaps or carelessness from causing damage. Once your car is on its way, you will have no control over it to protect it from roadway hazards. Therefore, preparation is key. 

Six Tips on Protecting Your Car from Damage While It is Being Towed
Six Tips on Protecting Your Car from Damage While It is Being Towed
Towing and Your Transmission

Towing a trailer or boat, your vehicle will be working harder due to the excess weight. While towing, fluids inside your vehicle’s engine and transmission become heated, which creates a pressure cooker-like effect. This can harden and seal up metal components.

Towing and Your Transmission
Towing and Your Transmission
How to Properly Tow a Vehicle

You may need to tow a vehicle for a number of reasons, including moving, taking your vehicle along on a trip, or transporting it to another location. Whatever your reason for towing a vehicle, you need to know how to properly tow it. This is our easy-to-follow guidelines.

How to Properly Tow a Vehicle
How to Properly Tow a Vehicle
Can Towing Damage Your Car?

Though towing is not exactly rocket science, it does involve a learning curve and can, in certain scenarios, be quite a complex procedure. It is a good idea to be aware of the possible risks and know what measures you as a driver can take to prevent any negative scenarios.

Can Towing Damage Your Car?
Can Towing Damage Your Car?
FAQs About Roadside Assistance Services

You have probably insured your home against emergencies, but have you given it although what you would do if your car suddenly stopped functioning in the middle of nowhere? Roadside assistance services cover you when you require someone rescuing you and your vehicle after it just brokedown.

FAQs About Roadside Assistance Services
FAQs About Roadside Assistance Services
What kinds of Vehicles require Heavy Duty Towing

Different kinds and sizes of heavy vehicles enter and leave a city daily. When there is an increased movement of big trucks and large automobiles, there is also often a greater need for expert heavy-duty towing services.

What kinds of Vehicles require Heavy Duty Towing
What kinds of Vehicles require Heavy Duty Towing
How to Handle A Vehicle During A Tire Blowout

Tire blowouts and flats are one of the main reasons for traffic-related collisions and fatalities each year. For most of the drivers, there is nothing more dangerous and frightening than a tire blowout at high speeds. These are our guidelines that will help you maintain control of your vehicle.

How to Handle A Vehicle During A Tire Blowout
How to Handle A Vehicle During A Tire Blowout
What does the check engine light really mean?

When it finds a problem in the electronic control system that it can’t correct, a computer turns on a yellow warning indicator labeled “check engine,” “service engine soon,” or “check power train.” Or the light may be nothing more than a picture of an engine, perhaps with the word “check.”

What does the check engine light really mean?
What does the check engine light really mean?
How does your car’s air conditioning work?

A vehicle’s air conditioning system doesn’t create cold air. It actually takes the heat and moisture out of the air that is already in your car, leaving behind cooler air. Having a good understanding of how the components work can help to explain the methods of repairs in the air conditioning system

How does your car’s air conditioning work?
How does your car’s air conditioning work?
How to choose the right rust protection

That’s the million-dollar question. And yet, the answer is so simple. There are two types of rust protection: permanent and annual.

How to choose the right rust protection
How to choose the right rust protection
What are the best summer tires?

Finding the best high-performance summer driving tires can be a challenge unless you happen to work in the business. There is quite a bit of confusion over which tires provide the best cornering power, or which ones have the best acceleration and braking capabilities.

What are the best summer tires?
What are the best summer tires?
Safety tips when you are waiting for tow truck service

Driving is an important day to day activity for many of us. Without a good vehicle to use, it can be difficult to go from one place to the other, but sometimes no matter how careful you are in maintaining your vehicle, there is always a time that you need to call a towing service

Safety tips when you are waiting for tow truck service
Safety tips when you are waiting for tow truck service
How often should you change your oil

Do your research before deciding on an oil-change interval for your vehicle. The type of engine oil, the age and make of your vehicle and driving habits dictate when to change engine oil.

How often should you change your oil
How often should you change your oil
How to winterize your motorcycle

Cooler temperatures may put a frown on your face. As a rider, you can start to see the motorcycling season winding down. Generally, though, for a majority of riders the riding season ends in late October or early November. Right now is a perfect time to think about winterizing your motorcycle.

How to winterize your motorcycle
How to winterize your motorcycle
Hot Car Warning - Child Safety

On days that seem almost mild, as well as on summer days of searing heat, the passenger compartment of a car can turn into an oven, with potentially deadly consequences. In the confined space of a car, temperatures can climb so rapidly that becomes really dangerous for passengers' life.

Hot Car Warning - Child Safety
Hot Car Warning - Child Safety
Safe Driving – It’s Your Call

By the end of 2008, over 21 million wireless phones were used in motor vehicles in Canada. If you drive with a cell phone, avoid unnecessary calls, and always make the driving task your top priority.

Safe Driving – It’s Your Call
Safe Driving – It’s Your Call

Are you looking for a roadside assistance?

Did you accidentally leave your keys inside, get a flat tire or run out of gas? Luckily, Sprinter Towing will be there for you. Our roadside assistance service will provide you with the help you need if you lock yourself out of your car, need a tire changed, a jump start, requested fuel delivery or a towing, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Take a look to our tow truck services

Give us a call, sends us a SMS or WhatsApp to (204)500-2420 or use our tow truck request form