All Michigan pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget critical steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is...
Posted in Service Standards
on February 28, 2014
Suspension systems function effectively for many years and tens of thousands of miles. Eventually, however, SUV suspension components do wear out, but how long that takes depends a lot on how you drive around Lake Orion and Holly. As you can imagine, if most of your driving is on sm...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on February 20, 2014
If you've walked through the automotive fluids of an auto parts store in Flint, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle? As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you dri...
Posted in Fluids
on February 11, 2014
Lake Orion motorists live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big inves...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 04, 2014