Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Franklin car owners. And taking care of them isn't optional either. A regular brake inspection is on every Michigan car's maintenance schedule. At Franklin Auto Service, our team will check your brake system and let you know if there are an...
Posted in Brakes
on July 30, 2015
Every Franklin car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter's dirty. Here’s what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your SUV owner’s manual will have a recommendation of when to change the filter. Sec...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 24, 2015
Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your car from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:
the radiator cap
the thermostat and
the water pump
Posted in Cooling System
on July 22, 2015
Safe Michigan travel starts with preventive maintenance and good car care at Franklin Auto Service. But there are other things Franklin drivers can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here’s some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your life ...
Posted in Safety
on July 10, 2015
Franklin motorists have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers; safety equipment like airbags; and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in Detroit but it does add quite a...
Posted in Fuel System
on July 08, 2015
The price of gas and the uncertain economy are both causing Michigan residents to review their finances. More and more Franklin motorists are opting to keep their vehicles longer and put off purchasing a newer car. It is estimated that two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of Nort...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on July 01, 2015