We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, MI folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do wit...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 30, 2015
Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Waterford area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Waterford di...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 22, 2015
Do you have any plans around Waterford, MI for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe you'll be having a lot of fun water skiing and doing a little fishing.You got the boat all ready. It's all gassed up. You packed lots of snacks and the cooler's stoc...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 16, 2015
When you get an oil change, it's always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the manufacturer recommends. But sometimes we're asked if we'd like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose the cheaper one. But in this case, the more expensiv...
Posted in Fluids
on April 09, 2015
The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing MI residents to review their finances. More and more Waterford drivers are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of North America today ha...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on April 01, 2015