No one in Livonia, Michigan likes to spend a chunk of change at Livonia gas pumps. Rising Michigan fuel prices, however, have spurred Livonia drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel efficiency. North Americans literally drive billions of miles less each month during times of hi...
Posted in Fuel System
on February 25, 2015
Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don’t know what a differential is – you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Livonia, Michigan, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a...
Posted in Drive Train
on February 20, 2015
About 90% of our driving decisions in Livonia are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely critical. Most Livonia auto owners have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our SUV windshi...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 10, 2015
Welcome to the Budget Brakes & Service automotive blog. Today, let’s talk about the effect of tire tread depth on braking. When talking about stopping power, most Livonia and Farmington motorists tend to focus on our brakes. But our tires are where the rubber meets the road. So ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on February 03, 2015