Some Clinton Township drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Clinton Township, you should be aware of safety issues, Michigan towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is ...
Posted in Safety
on June 23, 2019
We don't want to think about it, but each Clinton Township resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Michigan rescue workers.
Rescue workers and Clinton Township police are w...
Posted in Emergency Items
on June 16, 2019
Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ...
Posted in Fluids
on June 09, 2019
Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the ...
Posted in Battery
on June 02, 2019
When accidents occur in Clinton Township, Michigan, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When Michigan police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove comp...
Posted in Monitoring System
on May 26, 2019
All new passenger vehicles on our Clinton Township, Michigan, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems – TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most importa...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 19, 2019
Let's talk about something critical for all Clinton Township drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop – so everything needs to be in good working order.
Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work:
The wheel hu...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 12, 2019
Here's an interesting statistic for our in Clinton Township, Michigan, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is th...
Posted in Fluids
on May 05, 2019
A big part of the service we provide at Auto Pro Clinton Township for our Clinton Township customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions.
And we're always open to questions from our valued Clinton Township area customers. Even though we try to be proactive in o...
Posted in Service Standards
on April 28, 2019
Any Clinton Township driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Clinton Township residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 21, 2019