Exhaust Service at Gary?s Auto Tech in Farmington Hills

May 29, 2022

Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Farmington Hills residents think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Gary?s Auto Tech is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976 and on-board emission control ... More

Engine Hydration for Farmington Hills Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

May 22, 2022

The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... More

Poor Reflections (Door Mirror Problems)

May 17, 2022

Mirror, mirror on the door, why is my vision there so poor? Well, you could have a broken outside rearview mirror that's disabled your blind spot vision there and endangering your ability to see some of the traffic around you. Outside rearview (or door) mirrors are important safety devices that ... More

Automotive Tips from Gary?s Auto Tech: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

May 8, 2022

There are several important factors that go into how often Farmington Hills drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether its a lot of bugs and road grime from MI fr... More

Gary?s Auto Tech Maintenance Tips: The Belt Goes On

May 1, 2022

All Farmington Hills service advisors know that without the alternator, the battery will go dead in a few miles. The serpentine belt may also run the pumps for both the power steering and power brakes. And on many vehicles, the serpentine belt powers the water pump. The water pump circulates co... More