There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Sterling Heights, Michigan, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Sterling Heights streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceler...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 25, 2016
When your experienced Sterling Tire & Auto technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn't need a new air filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your technician's auto advice if they tell you to change your air filter.An air fi...
Posted in Engine Air Filter
on December 18, 2016
There's a reason we use the word diagnose when we talk about fixing cars in Sterling Heights. Figuring out what's wrong with your vehicle has a lot of similarities to figuring out what's wrong with someone who is ill. Vehicles are a mass of complex systems that can produce a variety of symptoms ...
Posted in Diagnostics
on December 13, 2016
Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Sterling Heights is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and ...
Posted in Fluids
on December 06, 2016