For those of you in Clawson, Michigan who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in one family of engines the conventional V6 makes abo...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 28, 2019
Okay. You went to your local Clawson 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 Clawson service center, but on the way, the Check Engine light ...
Posted in Diagnostics
on April 21, 2019
Hello Clawson - 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 you see, you...
Posted in Drive Train
on April 14, 2019
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Clawson area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibilityIt's said that 90 percent of our driving decisions ...
Posted in Headlamps
on April 07, 2019