Gary Knurek, an Authorized Goodyear Tire and Auto Repair Troy, Michigan Tire and Auto Repair Shop
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2 Years / 24,000 Miles Parts & Labor Warranty

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PCV Valve Replacement

Hello Troy, let's talk about your often-unnoticed but extremely important PCV valve. The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower part of the engine, calle... Read More

bloomfield Drivers: Is It Time To Replace Your PCV Valve?

Improved fuel economy has two benefits: less fuel is necessary and fewer emissions are released. bloomfield cars and trucks run cleaner than ever. bloomfield motorists may not realize that the first federally mandated pollution control device came out almost fifty years ago. Michigan mot... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy

Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Troy road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs t... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Troy

Today we want to talk to Troy drivers about timing belts. They're something that many 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.... Read More

Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

Modern vehicles in and around Troy run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Troy drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electric... Read More

Timing Belt

Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly steep repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our timing belt.First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top par... Read More

Have You Checked Your Headlights?

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Troy Drivers: Is It Time to Replace Your PCV Valve?

The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine.When you are diving around Troy, fuel is burned in your v... Read More

PCV Valve Service at Gary Knurek GoodYear in Troy

Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back in... Read More

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