Full of Hot Air (Air Conditioning)

October 30, 2022

In warm weather, you want to be in a cool vehicle. When we're talking cool, we don't mean stylish or trendy, but cool as in not sweltering inside. And if your vehicle's air conditioner stops working correctly, it seems to always break at the worst timeduring a heat wave. Automotive air conditio... More

Air Conditioning Maintenance at Auto Lab Livonia in Livonia

April 5, 2020

Warm weather or cold, Livonia drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Livonia people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Auto Lab Livonia, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive maintenance schedules for air condition... More

Automotive Tips from Auto Lab Livonia: Air Conditioning Inspection

December 22, 2019

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Livonia require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some p... More

A Cold Day in Livonia ? Air Conditioning Service at Auto Lab Livonia

October 6, 2019

Most Livonia drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy MI highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Livonia rush hour, but so can a long ride in a hot vehi... More

Keep Your Cool in Livonia: Air Conditioning Service

August 4, 2019

Most Livonia drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Livonia vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during MI winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some of the moist... More

Automotive Tips from Auto Lab Livonia: Air Conditioning ? Common Problem

July 14, 2019

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Livonia. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Livonia drivers that visit Auto Lab Livonia is contaminated refrige... More

Automotive Tips from Auto Lab Livonia: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

May 19, 2019

Livonia drivers know that if their air conditioning system isnt making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to lub... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Auto Lab Livonia in Livonia

March 10, 2019

Most MI auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning system... More

To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

August 27, 2018

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision. Should I get it fixed now, later or never? Air conditioning is one of those things. You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... More