Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Farmington Hills knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Farmington Hills area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passen...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 31, 2020
Recently, Nissan introduced the latest version of its Leaf, the company's electric car. It has many new features, including something called e-Pedal. It allows the driver to let up on the accelerator and, unlike a gasoline engine car, the Leaf doesn't just slowly lose speed; letting off the throt...
Posted in Did You Know
on May 24, 2020
The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Farmington Hil...
Posted in Fluids
on May 17, 2020
Hey Farmington Hills - this is something really amazing: Your vehicle uses 12,000 times as much air as fuel when you drive it. All of that air has to be filtered to keep your engine clean.That's like 100 gallons (380 liters) of air every block! The engine air filter is just another example of a ...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 10, 2020
Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Farmington Hills families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, you...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on May 03, 2020