If you're reading this article in Farmington Hills, MI, then you probably care about your vehicle and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your professional service advisor at Gary?s Auto Tech tells you the manufacturer recommends some additional service. Y...
Posted in Maintenance
on June 30, 2019
Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Farmington Hills drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. MI drivers ran out ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on June 23, 2019
Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Farmington Hills area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Farming...
Posted in Fuel System
on June 16, 2019
Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Farmington Hills. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they wont stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on June 09, 2019
The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing MI residents to review their finances. More and more Farmington Hills drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North America tod...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on June 02, 2019