The primary job of the serpentine belt for Lake Orion drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesn’t spin fast enough, the battery will not co...
Posted in Serpentine Belt
on July 23, 2017
Lake Orion consumers are demanding. We want a safe, reliable vehicle that handles well and is comfortable to ride in. Oh, and we want good fuel economy, too. We also want vehicle repairs that are cheap, fast and easy. Unfortunately, one usually comes at the cost of the other.Today's vehicles have...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 18, 2017
The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing Michigan residents to review their finances. More and more Lake Orion drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North Amer...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on July 09, 2017
Most Lake Orion drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that "bald" tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenanc...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on July 03, 2017