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June
26
June
26
There are lots of upsides to going with a quality used truck instead of something brand new. And don’t think that a pre-owned truck has to be beat-up and boring. We’ve put together a few tips on how you can make your used truck look good and cause a little jealousy among your friends. B...
June
16
June
16
Ending a leasing agreement early can have many consequences.   For starters, you’ll probably get hit with a series of termination or late penalty fees. But, things do happen, and should you decide early on into the leasing agreement that this isn’t the vehicle for you, there are w...
June
02
June
02
Windshield cracks are a pain, but they can also be dangerous.   Whether they’re caused by a piece of gravel bouncing off your vehicle, or as a result of bad weather, as soon as you notice those thin lines creeping across the glass, you need to act fast.   More often than not, win...
May
19
May
19
Car shopping is an exciting time, but if you fear the mythical car salesperson, you might have your doubts about finding auto love on the lot.   Time and time again, we’ve been conditioned to have our guard up when it comes to making a deal, and this couldn’t be truer when shoppin...
May
01
May
01
Slippery, slick, deceiving, liars.   These are just a few of the colourful words that have been used to describe used car salespeople over the years. It’s a shame - the majority of the people who sell cars for a living are good, honest individuals. Still, the reputation for an automoti...
April
25
April
25
Most people know what a used vehicle is, but not everybody can point out what makes a Certified Pre-Owned vehicle different. While a used vehicle treats you to a better price, a Certified Pre-Owned vehicle gives you that, plus the knowledge it has been restored to near-new condition. Vehicles that ...
April
11
April
11
With the last bit of snow finally (hopefully) gone, spring weather has returned to Kelowna. Your vehicle has worked long and hard throughout the winter, and a change in the seasons means it’s time to bring your car or truck in for a quick service appointment. Much like you would do some spri...
March
27
March
27
It used to be that if your new vehicle came with standard air conditioning, you were among the most privileged class of drivers. As technology continues to grow, new cars, trucks, SUVs, and even minivans once reserved only for Mom, are being equipped with state-of-the-art features that have changed...
March
20
March
20
Families are always on the move. And that’s why, you’ll need an SUV that’s safe, versatile and accommodates everybody’s needs. From picking up the kids from school and dropping them off at practice, to grabbing groceries and commuting to work, to taking weekend drives to Oka...
February
27
February
27
Driving down Highway 97, you hear a sharp ping rattle off your vehicle. You think nothing of it and continue on your way. But when you get home, you can’t help but notice a small crack on the windshield. Mystery solved! That noise was most likely a piece of flying gravel connecting with ...
February
22
February
22
Trucks (big and small) are a staple in landscapes across Canada. Not only do they drive our economy by shipping imports and exports, but they get the average Joe to work every day and have made their homes in many driveways throughout Kelowna. Despite the incredible strides that automotive brands ...
February
08
February
08
Getting the keys to a new car is exciting. If you’ve been checking out the market for quite some time to replace your older model, the choices can seem endless. There are so many great brands and features to consider. Something that more and more drivers are considering is buying a used or &...
January
25
January
25
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words “used car”? Did you picture a dusty, old rust-bucket sitting at the vacant end of the lot? What if we told you to picture a 2015 Ford F-150 or 2015 Buick Enclave with leather accents instead? Contrary to funny...
January
11
January
11
Tired of taking both cars on those long family trips? With a Buick Enclave, you never have to think twice about fitting everyone, and everything, ever again. Without compromising comfort or space, the Buick Enclave is one of the premiere full-size luxury SUVs available for sale right now. You can e...
December
28
December
28
If you’re looking for a new car and have bad credit weighing on your shoulders, getting behind the wheel of the car you love can be challenging. Your credit history is a reflection of your intent to pay back borrowed funds. If the number is bad, lenders might take this as a red flag and refuse...
December
12
December
12
The holidays can be stressful. Between buying gifts for everybody on your list, to fighting off crowds at the Towne Centre Mall, it can be overwhelming. Some of you might even resort to regifting (which is completely fine). But, if you’re looking to send a bit of second-hand love to someone th...
November
10
November
10
Buying a new car is a big deal. Like any lavish purchase, it’s likely you spent a lot of time researching your dream vehicle, right down to its make, model, colour and additional features. Used vehicles come with many benefits, like lower sales tax, a lower price tag, less depreciation and the...
October
07
October
07
The day has finally come. You’ve spent hours online, researching your dream vehicle right down to the year, the make, the model and the colour. After contacting several dealerships, you settle on one that offers the vehicle you want. But when you get there, you realize that this is the day you...
August
24
August
24
Owning a car or truck requires general upkeep, but for some reason or another, many vehicle owners tend to put scheduled maintenance off until the very last minute. You should never wait until something goes wrong on your vehicle in order to take action. Scheduled maintenance not only keeps your car...
July
15
July
15
Shopping for a used vehicle in Kelowna just got a little easier. Elite Auto Centre is home to Kelowna’s largest selection of high quality pre-owned vehicles. From community engagement, automotive news and the know how to service and care for your vehicle, we welcome all vehicle shoppers and lo...

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