Any Lake Orion driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Lake Orion residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of ...
Posted in Timing Belt
on March 31, 2019
Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Lake Orion, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Lake Orion drivers should do in case of an accident:When an acci...
Posted in Drive Train
on March 24, 2019
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called "severe service" maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more ...
Posted in Service Intervals
on March 17, 2019
Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Lake Orion on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are conside...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 10, 2019
Things we don't expect happen to our vehicles. And let's face, no one really wants to spend money on an unexpected repair. But if you are putting off going to your vehicle repair facility because you're dreading bad news, you might just be putting off some good news.There was one minivan driver ...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on March 03, 2019