Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly pricey repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's Kentwood motorists take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our vital timing belt. First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the engine, over...
Posted in Parts
on September 24, 2014
Have you ever noticed that your car maker has a schedule in your owner’s manual for what is called "severe service" maintenance? Let’s define what severe driving conditions aren’t: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for twenty miles or more...
Posted in Service Intervals
on September 17, 2014
Your SUV requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your SUV engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts fuel econ...
Posted in Fuel System
on September 10, 2014
About 90% of our driving decisions in Grand Rapids are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely vital. Most Kentwood car owners have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our SUV winds...
Posted in Maintenance
on September 03, 2014