With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Portage, Michigan, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Portage drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understa...
Posted in Drive Train
on April 28, 2019
Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ...
Posted in Fluids
on April 21, 2019
We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Portage automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunate...
Posted in Service Standards
on April 14, 2019
Hello Portage, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck r...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on April 07, 2019