If you're a quart low in your SUV, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Royal Oak area. The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is...
Posted in Fuel System
on July 30, 2015
Car care is an important part of auto safety in Royal Oak. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Michigan roads is to drive safely. Defensive driving is safe driving. And defensive driving is all about attitude. You have to decide that you will be a safe driv...
Posted in Safety
on July 28, 2015
Royal Oak drivers love their cars. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it’s great! But there’s nothing like car trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt. Now Royal Oak motorists can’t a...
Posted in Alignment
on July 22, 2015
Most Royal Oak car owners are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurize...
Posted in Steering
on July 21, 2015