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Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Gary Knurek GoodYear

Your browser does not support the video tag. The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Troy use fuel filters. For more informa... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Troy

Your browser does not support the video tag. There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Troy, Michigan, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Troy streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch... Read More

The Gary Knurek GoodYear Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

There's a lot of auto advice in Michigan right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, “Does this sound too good to... Read More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Troy, Michigan

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Troy, Michigan.Unless they drive a vintage car, Troy auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a schedule... Read More

Direct Fuel Injection Update from Gary Knurek GoodYear

Your browser does not support the video tag. For those of you in Troy, Michigan who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in o... Read More

Clean Fuel – Clean Performance for Troy Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Troy auto owners don't need to filter t... Read More

How Do You Save Gas in Troy, Michigan?

Your browser does not support the video tag. No one in Troy, Michigan, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Michigan fuel prices, however, have spurred Troy drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles/kilomet... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy for Better Performance

A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine.Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel i... Read More

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Troy

Your browser does not support the video tag. There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Troy can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and programs take f... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Troy, Michigan

Your browser does not support the video tag. There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remembe... Read More

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