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A-Z On Snow Tires


With Winter quickly approaching, Big O sponsored Canadian rally driver, Mark Jennings-Bates narrates this comprehensive video that provides a full A-Z on everything you ever wanted to know about Winter tires and why you need them on your vehicle if you live in Canada when the snow starts to fall!

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Written on October 26, 2018 by
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What does a rally co-driver do exactly?

What exactly does a rally co-driver do? In this brief article and accompanying video, Big O sponsored rally driver Mark Jennings-Bates explains the role of a rally driver's co-pilot and gives us a glimpse into what it's like to be in the passenger seat as co-driver during a hair-raising off-road rally!



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Written on October 2, 2018 by
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The Value Of A 'Value' Brand tire Like Maxxis!

Because of access to online research, sharing of information, and a desire to truly achieve the goal of satisfying the consumer, offshore brands are getting on par with their more expensive cousins and occasionally offering an overall better comparison. Of course, that all depends on what you are hoping to achieve.


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Written on August 22, 2018 by
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Summer Tire Care

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We obviously spend a lot of time thinking about whether our tires will keep us safe in the winter, but in the summer we need to be just as cautious.

In this feature, check out tips from Big O Champion Rally Driver on tips for taking care of your tires through the summer and fall driving seasons too! Tires need year-round care. After all, you've got a lot riding on them!

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Written on July 11, 2018 by
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Big O Tires & Travel Best Bets Postcards Contest In Final Weeks

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Big O Tires Postcards From The Road Facebook contest nears its final week of play and the entries keep rolling in!


The contest which has run throughout BC for the past month and continues until mid-June is offering Facebook players a shot at winning a trip for two to Ireland as they follow 'The Wheely's' on a road trip across BC.

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Written on June 5, 2018 by
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Rally Team Update - Mark Jennings-Bates & Big O Rally Car Prepare

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Big O sponsored rally driver, Mark Jennings-Bates attended Rocky Mountain Rally in Invermere BC. But it was bitter sweet with the champion rally driver relegated to spectator as the BIg O sponsored rally car undergoes some unexpected but necessary upgrades.


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Written on June 5, 2018 by
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The Importance of a Spring Service

You're probably wondering if it is important to give your vehicle a service after the long winter and spring. If you take a look at the amount of driving that we do between the service intervals we may only have driven 50-100kms before we get in to repair the car. During that time, damage may well have occurred that could impede us from finishing.

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Written on April 23, 2018 by
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Far Eastern Tire Brand Gains Traction On Canadian Roads

The average automobile on the road today weighs in at just over 4,000 lbs. To push all that weight around requires an engine generating more power than all the horses combined in an entire days racing at any horserace track in the world!

That’s a ton of weight (two tons, actually) and a lot of power to control. To accomplish that, we rely on four precision crafted rings of rubber, fabric and wire we call tires.

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Written on April 5, 2018 by
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Time For A Change

It’s as inevitable as death and taxes – well almost. One day, when you least expect it, you’ll get a flat tire.

Depending on where that occurs and whether or not you have some kind of roadside assistance available, it may come down to you to change that flat and install your vehicle’s spare tire.

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Written on April 5, 2018 by
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Synthetic vs Conventional Motor Oil

It’s a question many drivers ask themselves when faced with the decision between putting regular motor oil or synthetic oil in their vehicle.

They may look the same but they function very differently. 

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Written on April 5, 2018 by
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Them's The Brakes!

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At Big O Tires, we do brakes, and lots of other types of automotive repair too.

Every part of a vehicle suffers wear and tear, but how you drive your vehicle can often help reduce the amount of wear and tear on various component parts, decreasing the frequency at which those parts need to be replaced.

Brakes are one of the easiest parts of a vehicle to reduce wear and tear on, just through some simple adjustments to your driving technique.

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Written on April 5, 2018 by
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