Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Melvindale. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they wont stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are e...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on March 28, 2017
Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Melvindale, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Som...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 22, 2017
Sometimes we hear people in Melvindale 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 comp...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 12, 2017
Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde...
Posted in Timing Belt
on March 05, 2017