The Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

July 19, 2022

The automotive professionals at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson would like to give Clawson drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, vehicles are becoming more sophisticated every day. Fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are becoming more spe... More

The Cable Guy (Battery Cables and Maintenance)

March 13, 2022

If you've ever noticed your vehicle's lights are dim or not working at all, the problem could be many things. But one possibility is your battery cables aren't doing their job. A power outage in your vehicle is similar to one in your house and needs to be repaired to get things back to normal. ... More

Make Your Battery Last

October 17, 2021

Today's report from Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Claws... More

Battery Basics for Clawson

May 23, 2021

It's important for Clawson drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold Michigan weather. Most Clawson area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. Howev... More

Battery Replacement at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson in Clawson

January 24, 2021

Hello, welcome to Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Clawson runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our smoke de... More

Wired! (Battery Cable Service)

August 23, 2020

Colder weather brings out the worst in a vehicle's battery. On a very cold day, you may have experienced that your engine cranks slowly when starting. But while it may be the battery itself, it may also be the parts that transfer the power to other the other electrical components, the battery c... More

Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

June 28, 2020

Hello Michigan! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a microscope, so we'll ... More

Automotive Tips from Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson: Battery Testing

March 15, 2020

The simple fact is that 70% of car batteries fail within 4 years. They just need to be replaced at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson when they are no longer able to hold a full charge.Batteries are a big ticket item for most Clawson drivers and its tempting to put off buying a new one as long as possi... More

Charge It in Clawson for Extended Battery Life

September 29, 2019

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Clawson, Michigan, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out t... More

A Stitch in Time at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson

August 18, 2019

You probably have heard that expression, "A stitch in time saves nine." In other words, if you fix an issue at its early stages, it will prevent a much more difficult problem later. That's certainly the case with your vehicle, and here's a true story to demonstrate it. A driver noticed his vehicl... More