Custom wheels are one way that Farmington Hills folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, including cost, the fit of the wheel, modifications that will ha...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 29, 2019
Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ...
Posted in Drive Train
on December 22, 2019
In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Farmington Hills. The timing belts import...
Posted in Timing Belt
on December 15, 2019
Did you know that most of the cars driving around Farmington Hills, MI, carry more computer power than the Apollo 121 Lunar Module that landed on the moon in 1969?New cars sold in the Farmington Hills area have as many as 12 networked computers and over five miles (eight kilometers) of wiring. I...
Posted in Dashboard
on December 08, 2019
The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in Farmington Hills.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions resul...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on December 01, 2019