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A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Royal Oak

Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Royal Oak drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals — like t... Read More

Royal Oak Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Royal Oak driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Royal Oak residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of th... Read More

Royal Oak Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Royal Oak driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Royal Oak residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of th... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires in Royal Oak

Your browser does not support the video tag. The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard trans... Read More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Your browser does not support the video tag. If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Royal Oak. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technologic... Read More

The TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Royal Oak drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Royal Oak. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to... Read More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires in Royal Oak

Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... Read More

Automotive Tips from TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires: Timing Belt Overview

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Royal Oak. The timing belt’s important jo... Read More

Transmission Care In Royal Oak Michigan

Call TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires to make an appointment to check your transmission in Royal Oak.1735 N Main StRoyal Oak, Michigan 48067248-541-8300Do you have any plans around Royal Oak Michigan for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends and are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Royal Oak Drivers

Knowing how their engine works can help Royal Oak drivers make informed decisions about car care and prevent expensive repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts. An engine’s power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston t... Read More

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