Emergency Items for Your vehicle

April 25, 2016

Local Novi roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Novi would have ... More

Good Service at Sovel's Auto Service Equals Good Fuel Economy in Novi

April 17, 2016

Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Novi drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Michigan, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through preventive ... More

Automotive Tips from Sovel's Auto Service: Serpentine Belt Overview

April 10, 2016

The technicians at Sovel's Auto Service 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... More

Automotive Tips from Sovel's Auto Service: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

April 3, 2016

There are several important factors that go into how often Novi drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether its a lot of bugs and road grime from Michigan freeway ... More