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Maintaining Your Diesel in Royal Oak

Video: Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Royal Oak 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 Royal Oak dies... Read More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

Video: Most Royal Oak drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your veh... Read More

Clean Fuel Equals Clean Performance for Royal Oak Drivers

Video: Hello, Royal Oak residents. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine.Royal Oak auto owners don't need to filter their... Read More

The TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

Video: There's a lot of auto advice in Michigan right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, “Does this sound too good to... Read More

New Life for Your Older Car in Royal Oak

Video: Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Royal Oak families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your paren... Read More

Distracted Driving

Video: When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires for Better Performance

Video: Hi Royal Oak residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the ... Read More

Air Conditioning Maintenance at Dave's Automotive, Inc. in Valparaiso-test

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Positive Crankcase Ventilation – PCV Valve Service at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Video: Hello Royal Oak! Did you know that the first federally mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Michigan vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to... Read More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Video: Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires for a check up.In today's TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how it is to have a clean fuel system. Royal Oak resi... Read More

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