If you've walked through the automotive fluids of an auto parts store in Detroit , you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle? As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you ...
Posted in Fluids
on July 30, 2013
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 Franklin automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either. Unf...
Posted in Service Standards
on July 23, 2013
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 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 ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on July 19, 2013
At Franklin Auto Service we get a lot of Franklin drivers asking about car trip preparation. That’s a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas outside of Franklin so it's important to know that the car is up to the task and won’t leave ...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 12, 2013
Wheel alignment is often overlooked by busy Bloomfield and Royal oak drivers until serious tire damage has been done. One wheel can be knocked out of alignment by hitting a curb or pothole on a Detroit highway or surface street. When a vehicle’s out of alignment, one or more o...
Posted in Alignment
on July 04, 2013