Further to the amendments to the Highway Safety Code, starting in 2019, winter tires will be mandatory as of December 1 until March 15. All taxis and passenger vehicles registered in Québec must be equipped with four winter tires. This requirement also applies to rental passenger vehicles in Québec, as well as mopeds, motorized scooters and motorcycles.
Source : SAAQ
Yes. When you follow the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance schedule, you extend the life of your vehicle and its parts.
For your information, your vehicle’s recommended maintenance can be done at your garage even if your vehicle is under warranty. You just need to follow the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance schedule and keep your invoices. If a required repair is under warranty, your garage will refer you to your dealer for the latter to honour the warranty.