The technicians at Sterling Tire & Auto know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine and winds around...
Posted in Serpentine Belt
on April 30, 2018
Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Sterling Heights road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessorie...
Posted in Parts
on April 22, 2018
There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Sterling Heights can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to sta...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 18, 2018
Everyone in Sterling Heights, Michigan, knows we are advised to go to our Sterling Heights dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Sterling Heights residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for ...
Posted in Service Intervals
on April 10, 2018
The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. Sterling Heights drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the m...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 03, 2018