There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Royal Oak area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibilityIt's said that 90 percent of our driving decision...
Posted in Headlamps
on January 31, 2017
Every vehicle on Michigan roads has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle. But most Royal Oak residents don't have a clue what it is.The differential compensates for differing wheel speeds. For example, when you turn, the inside tire on the turn travels a mu...
Posted in Differential Service
on January 23, 2017
Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Royal Oak, 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 h...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 15, 2017
Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Royal Oak driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Michigan seasons.Royal Oak off-roaders should be excited about the options...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 10, 2017
Many Royal Oak drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole on a R...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on January 01, 2017