We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Troy automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either. Unfortu...
Posted in Service Standards
on August 29, 2013
Today we want to talk about timing belts. They’re something that many Troy drivers don’t know much about and yet your vehicle won’t run if it’s broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of woe. Even though ti...
Posted in Parts
on August 23, 2013
Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from here to Bloomfield knows this makes sense. Some of us in the Bloomfield area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror. Guys; sports equipment and tools. Ladies; well, just take a look arou...
Posted in Fuel System
on August 14, 2013
If you’ve ever heard a squealing sound under your SUV hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. Your serpentine belt is a long belt that’s driven by your engine. It winds around several accessories that power important automotive systems in your SUV. Let’s go over them. First, ...
Posted in Maintenance
on August 08, 2013
Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our Rochester hills area shoe stores? When buying a running shoe, is quality important? Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous? Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on August 01, 2013