Most Walled Lake drivers 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 pressurizes the p...
Posted in Steering
on March 27, 2017
Most Walled Lake drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Michigan folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Walled Lake drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there some...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on March 22, 2017
Walled Lake drivers know that under-inflated tires wear out more quickly. Under-inflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Michigan auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of under-inflated tires.It's hard for many Walled Lake driver...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 14, 2017
Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Walled Lake drivers, your vehicle manufacturer publishes two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Walled Lake drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself:Are most ...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 06, 2017