Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Farmington Hills drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3....
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on June 24, 2018
Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to de...
Posted in Fuel System
on June 17, 2018
If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges the battery. Without the alternator, the...
Posted in Maintenance
on June 14, 2018
There was a man in the Farmington Hills area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local MI highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close to home ...
Posted in Steering
on June 04, 2018