You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Sturgis service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter and the man...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on June 27, 2016
Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from here to Battle Creek knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Battle Creek area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror. Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the pas...
Posted in Fuel System
on June 19, 2016
Myths passed around our Sturgis, Michigan community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall the vehicles of yesteryear and declare their modern deceden...
Posted in Maintenance
on June 12, 2016
So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there is somet...
Posted in Timing Belt
on June 06, 2016