We don't want to think about it, but each Royal Oak resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Michigan rescue workers.Rescue workers and Royal Oak police are well aware of t...
Posted in Emergency Items
on October 31, 2016
Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Royal Oak, Michigan, service centers like TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires have a board that lists the routine services they provide. But some people don't know what these services really are unless they ask. Let's go down a typical list...
Posted in Service Intervals
on October 25, 2016
Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Royal Oak auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be replaced at around 12,000 to 15,000 miles (19,000 to ...
Posted in Suspension
on October 17, 2016
Let's talk about something critical for all Royal Oak drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop so everything needs to be in good working order.Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work:The wheel hub keeps ...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on October 09, 2016
When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Royal Oak, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the tech...
Posted in Safety
on October 02, 2016