Lake Orion drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Michigan come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Lake Orion area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system called TPMS consists of...
Posted in Monitoring System
on March 27, 2017
90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Lake Orion drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace t...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on March 21, 2017
In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Lake Orion. The timing belts important jo...
Posted in Timing Belt
on March 12, 2017
Most Lake Orion drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your ve...
Posted in Exhaust
on March 07, 2017