When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If your battery isn't working efficiently, your a...
Posted in Fluids
on January 30, 2017
Shelby Township area residents may remember when the U.S. government's "Cash for Clunkers" program made a splash on the news scene. People were offered incentives to trade in old vehicles for new, in the interest of better and improved air quality from reduced emissions.But a lot of Shelby Townsh...
Posted in Maintenance
on January 23, 2017
Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Michigan. So setting up an annual calendar for car care can keep Shelby Township residents on top of preventive maintenance for their vehicles. But you can't just write "oil change" every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many syst...
Posted in Service Intervals
on January 17, 2017
Anyone that drives a car in Shelby Township knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire e...
Posted in Cooling System
on January 08, 2017
Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Shelby Township drivers don't always exten...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on January 01, 2017