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Recommended Service Intervals at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Video: Most people in the Royal Oak area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standards. ... Read More

Royal Oak Drivers Severe Service Maintenance Schedules

Video: Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Royal Oak drivers, your vehicle manufacturer publishes two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Royal Oak drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself:Are most of y... Read More

Automotive Tips from TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires: Signs of an Alignment Problem

Video: When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Royal Oak drivers often associate our wheels being “knocked” out of alignment with an event like an accident, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object. ... Read More

Regular Schedule or Severe Service Schedule at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires?

Video: Today's TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Royal Oak drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Michigan who think that severe service schedules apply to everyone. Somewhere between a complete lack of awaren... Read More

When "Shady" is a Good Thing

Video: Just like your skin can burn from too much sun, so can the paint on your vehicle.  It can turn dull, oxidize and fade the more ultraviolet rays beat down on it. One solution is to park in a shady spot, or you can buy a cover for your vehicle and put it on when you know it's going to be sitting in... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Royal Oak, Michigan

Video: There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remember because it is a long list, but your service cen... Read More

Custom Wheels and Tires for Your Royal Oak Ride

Video:   It seems like everywhere you go in the Royal Oak area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some Michigan auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some want larger - and some want them enormous. So where... Read More

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

Video: Some of us Royal Oak drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Michigan, where you want to go or the look you're after; there is a tire for you.The same is true about wheels. T... Read More

How Your Check Engine Light Works

Video: Have you ever had an experience like this in Royal Oak, Michigan? 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 sta... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Royal Oak Vehicle

Video: If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Royal Oak area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you get t... Read More

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