Still driving without winter tires?

The old days of a snow tire just being a more aggressive, heavy lug tire are over. In fact calling them snow tires is not entirely correct anymore, they are winter tires. They are built with different rubber compounds and tread designs made specifically to be better on snow, ice and cold roads.

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On My Desk

The objects that inspire and motivate – June 09, 2010

Rosie-Ann Grover
The Hamilton Spectator

Who: Jeff Taylor

Position: Senior technician, diagnostic specialist, Eccles Auto Service Inc.

“This is my life. I’ve spent more than 25 years in this little space,” says Taylor,

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Get your tickets for Rotary Lobster-Ribfest

Tickets Only $60.00 per person

Draws,live & silent auction.Fun fundraiser for the 2 Dundas Rotary Clubs.
Tickets Available at our facility – Eccles Auto Service – 121 King St W Dundas  905-627-3355

Date: Saturday,

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Celebrities drop by Eccles Auto Service

Great fun was had at our Eccles Auto Service Customer Appreciation Event last Saturday, May 15th.

This past Saturday turned out to be an exciting day for everyone who dropped by Eccles Auto Service on King Street in downtown Dundas. Guest Speaker, Kelly Williams,

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Kraft Hockeyville 2010

Congratulations to Dundas! Happy to announce, as seen on For more information visit the official website.

“Congratulations JL Grightmire Market Street Arena, Dundas! They have won the coveted title of Kraft Hockeyville 2010! Get your community ready, because winning this title includes:

  • Hosting an NHL® Pre-Season Game in their community arena*
  • A CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada broadcast
  • $100,000 in arena upgrades from Kraft

Each of the other 4 lucky finalists will also win $25,000 in arena upgrades from Kraft.

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Customer Appreciation Day

Please drop by our 121 King St location on Saturday May 15th for our Customer Appreciation Day, it’s a free event and it’s open to everyone.

The day starts at 9:30 to 11:30 with Kelly Williams and our Ladies Car Care Clinic. At 11:00 we start a free car wash &

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Time flies when you’re having fun

Time flies when you’re having fun. Last April our shop reached a milestone.

We have been in business 25 years.As I wander down memory lane I think about what has changed.I soon realize what hasn’t changed is really the question to be asked.

I suppose the most obvious is the dramatic differences in the actual automobile.

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Need a trailer hitch? We got it!

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Uptown Eccles Auto Service is now offering and installing trailer hitches and accessories! We will also be selling:

  • Class I – V Hitches
  • Receivers and Ball mounts
  • Wiring Kits
  • Brake Controllers
  • and much, much more

Check out the products we have available at or call us at 905-627-3988

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Do electronic rust protectors work?

Here is a study we came across to answer that very question.

By  Vincent J. Curtis, M.Sc. CD , President , Tribochem, Inc.


The object of this set of tests was to evaluate the ability of electronic rust protection
devices to protect steel Q-panels from rusting in a salt spray cabinet. 

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Stars of Dundas

We participated in the Rotary Fundraiser “Stars of Dundas”

The 6th Annual Rotary Stars of Dundas took place on November 21st with many saying, “it was the best show yet”! The fundraising event was a huge hit with over 150 people in attendance being entertained by amazing local talented singers and musicians along with segments of Big Voices performed by Erin Bree and EBP production.

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