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Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

A lot of us Royal Oak drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Michigan motorists to customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come in th... Read More

Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires in Royal Oak

With Royal Oak gas prices being what they are, many of us in Michigan are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Royal Oak area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in Mi... Read More

Automotive Tips from TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires: Air Conditioning – Common Problem

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Royal Oak. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Royal Oak drivers that visit TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires is... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Royal Oak: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Taking care of our tires is part of car care for Royal Oak drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of the tires, so it's well worth the effort and expense for Royal Oak d... Read More

The Economy of Maintenance for Royal Oak Drivers

Do I keep my old car or buy a new one? It's a question most Royal Oak drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't like ... Read More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires

Today we're talking to Royal Oak drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Michigan folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road – so they're very important.Without shocks, your whee... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Royal Oak

All modern Royal Oak vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Royal Oak drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount, at the right time; to be mixed with air and burned in... Read More

The TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Royal Oak area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives.Preventive MaintenancePreventive maintenance is an important way people in Royal Oak can conser... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Royal Oak Motorists

Some Royal Oak vehicle owners wonder why TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires and other Royal Oak auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics.Receiving a diagnostic charge at TLC Custom Exhaust Brakes & Tires for a tricky automotive problem shouldn't be a surprise. In the Royal Oak ar... 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

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