Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last under normal driving conditions. For th...
Posted in Inspection
on October 29, 2015
Power steering is standard on nearly every car and truck in Royal Oak, Michigan these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that’s driven by a belt powered by the engine.
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Posted in Steering
on October 28, 2015
The team at Top Tech Auto Repair Royal Oak in Royal Oak and Michigan car owners are all talking fuel efficiency right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Royal Oak auto owners want to save the environment and their pocketbooks. And we all know—or should know—that preventive ma...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 21, 2015
When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of sh...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on October 14, 2015
Royal Oak auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Royal Oak, Michigan are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of your SUV coolant system, it will t...
Posted in Cooling System
on October 02, 2015