Today's Sovel's Auto Service post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Sovel's Auto Service service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle.Br...
Posted in Fluids
on August 28, 2016
Welcome to the Sovel's Auto Service automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Novi conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move the water, the tire will actual...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on August 23, 2016
Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Novi drivers don't always extend those goo...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on August 14, 2016
Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Novi residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oil ...
Posted in Fluids
on August 09, 2016
Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Novi auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central elem...
Posted in Steering
on August 02, 2016