Most Lake Orion drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Michigan folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Lake Orion drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there someth...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on May 23, 2017
Hello Lake Orion - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So yo...
Posted in Drive Train
on May 15, 2017
When Lake Orion drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake system...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 08, 2017
Good vehicle care for us Lake Orion residents has always meant taking our vehicles in every spring and fall for a check-up. Vehicles needed routine maintenance to prepare them for the changes in weather. Today's vehicles aren't quite as sensitive to seasonal changes. Older vehicles required diffe...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 02, 2017