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Battery Maintenance Tips From Auto Lab Livonia

Video: When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If your battery isn't working efficiently, your alterna... Read More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

Video:   Hey Livonia area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our MI streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Livonia area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seconds of an inch i... Read More

How Your Check Engine Light Works

Video: Have you ever had an experience like this in Livonia, MI? You drive through the one of those automatic car washes. When you get to the end, where the dryer is blowing, your Check Engine light starts flashing!You fear the worst, but within a block or two, the light stops flashing, but stays on. B... Read More

Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

Video: Modern vehicles in and around Livonia run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Livonia drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electrical components and do-dads than ever before. This really s... Read More

Auto Lab Livonia Maintenance Tips: The Belt Goes On

Video: All Livonia service advisors know that without the alternator, the battery will go dead in a few miles. The serpentine belt may also run the pumps for both the power steering and power brakes. And on many vehicles, the serpentine belt powers the water pump. The water pump circulates coolant thr... Read More

Livonia Alignment Service

Video: Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... Read More

The Economy of Maintenance for Livonia Drivers

Video: Do I keep my old vehicle or buy a new one? It's a question most Livonia drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't lik... Read More

Water Pump

Video: Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat the water pump The water pump's like the heart... Read More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Auto Lab Livonia in Livonia

Video: Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Livonia drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but i... Read More

The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

Video: Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our American Fork area shoe stores?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warr... Read More

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