Fuel Filter Replacement

February 28, 2016

Hello Clawson resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your eng... More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Clawson

February 28, 2016

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Clawson area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Clawson diesel-f... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

February 27, 2016

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Clawson drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers in C... More

Gas Savings in Clawson: Sharpen Your Pencil

February 26, 2016

High gas prices in Clawson increase the cost of living for Michigan drivers. You've probably budgeted a certain amount for vehicle related expenses. Increased fuel costs now consume a larger portion of our incomes, causing some Clawson vehicle owners to skimp in other areas like scheduled maint... More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Clawson, Michigan

February 25, 2016

The median age for cars in the Clawson, Michigan area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Clawson area, bring it into Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson ... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

February 25, 2016

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Clawson, Michigan, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of diagnostic... More

The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

February 24, 2016

The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Clawson to alw... More

Automotive Tips from Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

February 23, 2016

Repair or Replace? Thats a question Clawson drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the should... More

Transmission Service at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson in Clawson

February 22, 2016

Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Clawson drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Michigan to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But prope... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Clawson Vehicle

February 21, 2016

Imagine you've left Clawson and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow you down. Yo... More