For many Americans, this means family holidays, camping excursions and weekend road trips. But are you confident that your car is in the condition to safely run such long miles, especially after the cold winter it has been through? The cold temperatures of the winter season usually affects the condition of your car and it
Flat tires can be a real pain. They never happen at a “good” time. As a matter of fact, a flat tire almost always happens when you are in a hurry, in a remote location, or on a busy highway. But what do you do when you get a flat tire, and how do you
One of the most important basic car maintenance activities is getting an oil change. For most cars, the longevity and performance of the engine is directly related to the engine oil. However, this is one of the most confusing maintenance activities for car owners. There are a ton of recommendations for how often engine oil
As the winter here in southeast Michigan starts to come to an end, we all start thinking about the days when we can roll down our windows and enjoy a drive in the warmth of spring. Enjoying a springtime drive should start with some basic car maintenance activities that will get your car out of
We’ve all seen that funny cartoon where the police officer pulls a driver over for swerving, and the driver responds with, “I was avoiding potholes, officer.” It’s a funny cartoon, but it seems like the reality in Macomb County and across southeast Michigan. Potholes are everywhere. Potholes get worse in the winter, and it seems
When to Change Your Engine Coolant in Metro Detroit One of the most confusing maintenance activities for car owners is knowing when to replace your engine coolant. There are so many suggestions from car experts, mechanics, manufacturers, and car maintenance guides that it is easy to be confused about what is right for your car.