Professional Auto Maintenance at Sovel's Auto Service: Wiper Blades – Signs of Wear

November 26, 2015

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can influence your driving safety including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are a critical safety system. Most Novi car owners wait until their wipers have failed before they replace them. ... More

Keep Your Cool In Novi: Air Conditioning Service

November 19, 2015

Most Novi motorists don't even think about their car air conditioning system unless it fails. Thats because many Novi and Livonia motorists don't really understand that auto A/Cs need periodic service. Let me share some of the reasons why they fail. First, like every machine, the SU... More

Save Fuel By Watching Your Weight

November 18, 2015

Most Novi car owners are all talking fuel efficiency right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Michigan folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks. And we Novi auto owners all know or should know that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum MPG. But is there somethin... More

Clean Fuel – Clean Performance for Novi Drivers

November 6, 2015

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the SUV engine. Novi auto owners dont need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; they need t... More

Hitting The Brakes In Farmington

November 3, 2015

Hello Novi, let's talk about brakes. Braking, as all Michigan motorists know, is slowing or stopping your vehicle. As you can imagine, brakes are engineered to work well on a particular vehicle application. For example, you would expect more powerful brakes on a heavy-duty pickup th... More