We're giving away a full set of new winter tires from Mr. Lube

Oct 3 2018, 10:16 pm

You don’t need us to tell you that the weather in Vancouver can literally go one way or theĀ other. If you were here forĀ the winter of 2016, you know all about it (and you probably spent some time shovelling snow).

Colder weather has already started to creep in and winter tires are mandatory on designated highways in British Columbia right now (this came into effect on October 1). BC Law states that winter tires will be required for most routes from now until March 31.

Snowstorms in Vancouver are quite unpredictable, but they do happen. And even if you are that person who waits until the last minute, Mr. Lube can swap you over to winter tires without an appointment. All you have to do is drive in when it’s convenient for you.

We don’t want you to end up in a flurry this year, that’s why we’ve teamed up with Mr. Lube Canada to give away a $1,000 credit towards a set of winter tires. Enter the contest below for your chance to win!

Road during winter/Shutterstock

The winter tire tread depth for aĀ standard passenger vehicle (or a four-wheel/all-wheel vehicle) must have at least 3.5 mm,Ā as stated inĀ BC Law, so you really donā€™t want to be in trouble by failing to have yours installed early. You’ll be subject to a fine of $109 during road inspections if you fail to comply.

After you have winter tires fitted, you’ll want to make sure you maintain proper air pressure in the tires to improve their safety. It’s important to remember that tire pressure decreases as temperatures drop so you’ll want to have the tires checked at least once a month – when the tires are cold.

Prize

Enter for your chance to win a $1,000 credit towards a set of winter tires,Ā courtesy of Mr. Lube.

Contest

To enter for your chance to win a $1,000 credit towards a set of winter tires, courtesy of Mr. Lube, do at least one of the following:

1. FollowĀ @mrlubecanadaĀ onĀ Instagram and comment below with your Instagram handle (1 entry).Ā 

2. Mr. Lube Canada on FacebookĀ ā€“ LikeĀ @MrLubeCanada, and leave a comment below telling us once you have (1 entry).

3. Tweet the following (1 entry):

  • WinĀ a $1,000 credit towards a set of winter tires, courtesy of @mrlubeĀ in #Vancouver viaĀ @DailyHiveVanĀ RT to enter! #dhcontest

Contest entries will be accepted from the time and date of publishing untilĀ 11:59 pmĀ on November 25, 2018.Ā One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they used to enter.

Contest Guidelines


You can visit your local Mr. Lube and get a same-day tire service ā€” no appointment needed. That means you can get tires installed by a 100%Ā TIA certified technician, at any time during your schedule, seven days a week.

Find out where your nearest Mr. Lube storeĀ is by visitingĀ the car maintenance provider online. Stay in the know by checking out Mr. Lube onĀ FacebookĀ and Instagram for the latest updates.

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