Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Lake Orion residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology an...
Posted in Fluids
on November 26, 2017
Most Lake Orion drivers don't even think about their air conditioner.Now here's a tip for Lake Orion vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Michigan winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some ...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on November 21, 2017
Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Lake Orion drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Michigan, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through preve...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on November 12, 2017
Today we're going to talk about power steering service in Lake Orion. If you took an informal poll around Lake Orion you'd probably find that most vehicle owners have never heard of power steering service. That's not surprising. Even though power steering is standard on every vehicle, most people...
Posted in Steering
on November 05, 2017
Michigan residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ...
Posted in Fluids
on November 01, 2017