Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean. Today’s production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to tim...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 28, 2016
Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly costly repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's Novi car owners take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our essential timing belt. First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the engine, ove...
Posted in Parts
on January 27, 2016
The cooling system keeps Michigan drivers's engines from overheating while they are driving around Novi, Farmington and Livonia. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen. The radiator is the part...
Posted in Cooling System
on January 20, 2016
Why are wheel bearings critical for Novi drivers? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Sovel's Auto Service post, we’ll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very critical job while you drive around North...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 12, 2016
Most cars and trucks have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Northville drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Northville. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faste...
Posted in Transmission
on January 05, 2016