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February 2016

Exhaust Service at Franklin Auto Service: Passing the Smell Test

Your browser does not support the video tag. The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Franklin residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Michigan folks know a properly functioning exhaust system ... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Franklin residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or three thousand miles. But recent a... Read More

Automotive Tips from Franklin Auto Service: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Repair or Replace? That’s a question Franklin drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the shoulders may... Read More

The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, includi... Read More

Why People In Franklin Hesitate to Get their Vehicle Serviced

A recent report stated that over 80 percent of the vehicles on our Franklin, Michigan roads have one or more service or repair that's needed, but hasn't been taken care of. Now that's a lot of undone service. That translates into something over 160 million vehicles in North America alone. Some... Read More

Franklin Alignment Service

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... Read More

Coolant Service at Franklin Auto Service

Franklin residents' cars have to operate in a wide range of Michigan temperatures which requires our engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what'. Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it has ... Read More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment For Franklin Automobiles

Detroit drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Franklin, Michigan streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined ... Read More

Franklin Auto Service Engine Air Filter Replacement

When your experienced Franklin Auto Service service advisor technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn’t need a new filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your service professional’s auto advice if they tell y... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Today’s report from Franklin Auto Service is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn’t. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Fra... Read More

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