Thornhill, Ontario – It’s time to give your car its seasonal checkup as temperatures start to dip and roads gets slicker, according to CAA South Central Ontario, which is offering free car care seminars at various Ontario locations.

“Any weak or faulty component on your vehicle is vulnerable in extreme cold spells and could give out,” said Edyta Zdancewicz of CAA South Central Ontario. “Poor tires, weak batteries and malfunctioning lights can all become a hazard in bad weather. Add poor road maintenance and you could be spending more money than expected on your car.”

To register for a free car care seminar, call 1-877-588-2088. October seminars are as follows:

Kingston – October 3, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Car Medics Inc., 37 Rigney Street

Oakville – October 17, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Mark’s Auto Service, 318 Wyecroft Road

Markham – October 24, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Markham Auto Repair & Service, 16 Laidlaw Blvd.

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