Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in the top of your engine. Over time, different parts of ...
Posted in Fuel System
on November 29, 2017
Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Livonia residents think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Auto Lab Livonia is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976 and on-board emission control computers...
Posted in Exhaust
on November 19, 2017
Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Livonia drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3.2 mm) of ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on November 14, 2017
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more at a cons...
Posted in Service Intervals
on November 06, 2017