One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Top Lube Center in Commerce is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars in Michigan are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's ch...
Posted in Service Standards
on November 27, 2017
There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Commerce, Michigan, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Commerce streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration jus...
Posted in Fuel System
on November 20, 2017
In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Comme...
Posted in Maintenance
on November 13, 2017
Differential? What's that? And what's it for? I've been told by my service advisor that I need to get it serviced, but is that on the level?Do these questions sound familiar? They're not uncommon for Commerce drivers. A lot of us in Commerce don't know what a differential is or what it's ...
Posted in Differential Service
on November 08, 2017