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Gary Knurek GoodYear Automotive Tips: Alternator

Video: Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the ... Read More

The Economy of Maintenance for Troy Drivers

Video: Do I keep my old vehicle or buy a new one? It's a question most Troy drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't like t... Read More

E-85 Fuel Safety Advice from Gary Knurek GoodYear

Video:   Today at Gary Knurek GoodYear we want to talk with you about a very important safety issue. This automotive safety warning is coming from a very unusual source: fire fighting experts. You've probably heard of E-85 gasoline being offered in the Troy area. Some newer vehicle models are specifica... Read More

Suspension Service at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy

Video: During an inspection at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicle. There are several... Read More

Problems with Suspension Solved at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy

Video: A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and after lots of driving for Troy drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that hauls heavy l... Read More

Gary Knurek GoodYear Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

Video: Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Michigan. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Troy residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write “oil change” every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital to the ... Read More

Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Gary Knurek GoodYear

Video: When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Troy drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoes are ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Gary Knurek GoodYear: Air Conditioning Inspection

Video: Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Troy require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some part... Read More

Why Synthetic Oil Is Best for Troy Drivers

Video: Hello Troy! Today's Gary Knurek GoodYear vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a micr... Read More

Hitting the Brakes in Troy

Video: Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don't care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Troy drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular inspection. There ... Read More

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