Local Negaunee roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Negaunee ...
Posted in Parts
on February 29, 2016
All Negaunee drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Negaunee.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin, w...
Posted in Drive Train
on February 28, 2016
The simple fact is that 70% of car batteries fail within 4 years. They just need to be replaced at LeMoine's Automotive & Motorsports when they are no longer able to hold a full charge.Batteries are a big ticket item for most Negaunee drivers and it’s tempting to put off buying a new one as long ...
Posted in Fluids
on February 27, 2016
People from Negaunee, Michigan love their cars. And nothing goes with cars better than a Michigan road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it's great! But there's nothing like car trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.You can't always avoid problems, but yo...
Posted in Inspection
on February 27, 2016
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called "severe service" maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for twenty miles or more at a constant rate...
Posted in Service Intervals
on February 26, 2016
How do Negaunee know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Michigan consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Michigan seller must certify the mileage reported is the Actual Mileage.To have your odometer checked in Negaunee,...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on February 25, 2016
When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match y...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on February 24, 2016
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 radiatorthe radiator capthe hosesthe thermostat andthe water pumpThe water pump's like the hear...
Posted in Cooling System
on February 23, 2016
In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Negaunee. The timing belt’s important job...
Posted in Timing Belt
on February 22, 2016
Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Negaunee, Michigan, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses – We're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Negaunee, Michigan are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the roa...
Posted in Fuel System
on February 21, 2016