Before the recession hit, the median age for cars in the Walled Lake Michigan area (zip code: 48390) was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Walled Lake we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise.
If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Detroit...
Posted in Maintenance
on September 24, 2014
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There are a lot of new features, both optional and standard, on Walled Lake auto owners' vehicles these days. One you may not have heard of is called a cabin air filter. Simply put, its job is to keep the air in the passenger compartment of your ca...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on September 19, 2014
A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle’s engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel, to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine. Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel...
Posted in Fuel System
on September 09, 2014
Your browser does not support videoEngines get hot when they run. This heat can build up and damage vital engine parts, so engines need a cooling system to keep them running. Cooling system failure is the most common mechanical failure in vehicles. This is unfortunate, because these failures are ...
Posted in Cooling System
on September 04, 2014