The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing Michigan residents to review their finances. More and more Brighton auto owners 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 No...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on December 31, 2015
All new passenger vehicles on our Brighton Michigan roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems – TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are under inflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about TPMS. First off, the most important ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 25, 2015
Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Brighton auto owners that their wheels may be out of alignment. When doing an alignment inspection, the service specialist will review your tires for uneven wear as well as suspension ...
Posted in Alignment
on December 22, 2015
If you've ever been in a car accident around Brighton Michigan, 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 you should do in case of an accident in Brighton, Michigan: When an accident occurs, you should alway...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on December 16, 2015
If you aren’t currently using synthetic motor oil in your Brighton vehicle, maybe now’s the time to consider it. Need more information? Well, synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. Synthetic oil doesn’t gel or gum-up like petroleum based oil and it doesn’t vapor...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 09, 2015
If you're a quart low in your SUV, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Ann Arbor area. The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 02, 2015