Winter Tires

January 31, 2021

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Farmington Hills driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in MI, winter tires differed from highway tires only in ... More

Differential Service in Farmington Hills, MI - What You Need to Know

January 24, 2021

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Farmington Hills, MI, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a different... More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Farmington Hills

January 17, 2021

One Farmington Hills automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Farmington Hills, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of t... More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Farmington Hills

January 10, 2021

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine has to do with the c... More

An Oil for All Seasons (Engine Oil Selection)

January 3, 2021

You swap your winter boots for flip-flops in the summer. Why not change your winter engine oil for summer, hot-weather oil? While it may seem like it makes sense, there's some good news. Most drivers don't have to, and here's why. Engine oil can be made in different thicknesses. That thicknes... More

Gary?s Auto Tech Advice on Buying New Tires

January 1, 2021

Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Farmington Hills driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all MI seasons.Farmington Hills off-roaders should be excited about the... More