Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Brighton, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Some ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on September 29, 2019
Okay. You went to your local Brighton car wash, and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the Check Engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Brighton service center, but on the way, the Check Engine ligh...
Posted in Diagnostics
on September 22, 2019
Night driving in Brighton is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just can'...
Posted in Headlamps
on September 15, 2019
Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Brighton drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Michigan, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through prevent...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on September 08, 2019
If you saw a dollar bill on the ground, you'd pick it up, right? Well, whether you find that dollar on the ground or in savings at the gas pump, money is money, and here are some ways to hold on to more of it.Slowing down is the easiest way to save fuel, especially for every speed increase over ...
Posted in Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down
on September 01, 2019