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Fuel Injectors

The last new American vehicles sold in Melvindale with a carburetor rolled out of the Michigan dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Melvindale, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Melvindale, Michigan

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Melvindale area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after i... Read More

How Do You Save Gas in Melvindale, Michigan?

No one in Melvindale, Michigan, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Michigan fuel prices, however, have spurred Melvindale drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive bil... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Melvindale

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Melvindale, Michigan, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Melvindale streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first th... Read More

Diesel Maintenance for Michigan

At Melvindale Car Care we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Michigan friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance req... Read More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Melvindale

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Melvindale area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur c... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Melvindale

All modern Melvindale vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Melvindale drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the righ... Read More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Melvindale Drivers

Melvindale residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.... Read More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Melvindale Car Care

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course ... Read More

The Melvindale Car Care Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Melvindale area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives.Preventive MaintenancePreventive maintenance is an important way people in Melvindale can cons... Read More

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