Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Clawson, Michigan, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Michigan are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe hav...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 29, 2016
Bad air quality while you're driving around Clawson is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet.These filters clean the air in the passenger compar...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on May 24, 2016
Michigan residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ...
Posted in Fluids
on May 15, 2016
There's a segment of the Clawson area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 kilomet...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 09, 2016
Hello Clawson drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Clawson, bits of the surface of the battery plates disintegrate. As this process continues over...
Posted in Fluids
on May 02, 2016