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Severe Service Requirements

A lot of Clawson drivers have asked whether or not they should use their severe service maintenance schedule, which is listed in their vehicle's owner's manual. It can be somewhat confusing, so we decided to consult an expert. Cricket Killingsworth is from QMI/Heartland, a manufacturer of auto... Read More

The Maintenance Free Myth

Sometimes we hear people in Clawson say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's vehicles are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. All that complex... Read More

Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Clawson Bigf... Read More

Clawson Drivers Severe Service Maintenance Schedules

Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Clawson drivers, your vehicle manufacturer publishes two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Clawson drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself:Are most of your ... Read More

Hold the Oil! (Oil Pan Gasket Replacement)

You've likely heard how important oil is to your vehicle's engine. Did you know that there's one part that's responsible for holding that oil so you can use it every day? It's called the oil pan, and it sits at the bottom of the engine.The oil pan is a vital, though simple, part of your engine's... Read More

The Harm in Skipping an Oil Change for Clawson Drivers

People in Clawson have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues?Some new vehicle manufacturers are now recommending much higher oil change intervals than they have in the past. As much as 5,000 to 8,000 miles (8,000 km to 13... Read More

The Importance of Clawson Drivers Following Service Intervals

Today in our Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life in Clawson with recommended intervals: Let's start with twice yearly dental check-ups and regular physical exams. How about laundry, ... Read More

Maintenance on My Mind

Ask any Clawson man or woman if they've taken their vehicle in for preventive maintenance lately, and the answer may well be no. Surveys indicate that over 80% of vehicles on the road today are in need of some kind of repair or maintenance. Now, ask that same person why he hasn't taken his car in... Read More

Maintaining Your Older Car in Clawson, Michigan

The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Clawson, Michigan: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Clawson motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new vehicle.Because... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Top Tech Auto Repair Clawson

Most Clawson folks occasionally have days when they've got a bunch of errands to run. Yesterday was my day off and I needed to fill the gas tank, pick up some groceries at my Clawson market, swing by the ATM and get the kids from school. I could have made four trips . . . but that would have bee... Read More

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