Screeching tires, crunching metal – it’s an accident! If you’ve ever been in a car accident in Livonia, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It’s hard to think straight and know what to do. Let’s review what Livonia motorists should do in case of an accident: When an...
Posted in Automotive News
on May 02, 2015
At All Night Auto Repair we’ve had a lot of Livonia, Redford, and Farmington clients asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that’s been building for several years in Michigan . The median age of personal vehicles is...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 21, 2015
Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Livonia freeway? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery; t...
Posted in Parts
on April 18, 2015
If you're a quart low in your SUV, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Detroit area. The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is y...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 08, 2015
Today we want to talk about a vital system in our cars – the cooling system. It’s one of those things that Livonia motorists don’t give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Livonia. Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanical ...
Posted in Cooling System
on March 31, 2015
All Michigan pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget vital steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is w...
Posted in Service Standards
on March 26, 2015
Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Livonia car owners, SUV vehicle manufacturers publish two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Livonia drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself:Are...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 20, 2015
If you've ever been in a car accident around Livonia Michigan , even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do. Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Livonia, Michigan : When an accident occurs, you should alway...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on March 12, 2015
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the greater Detroit area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility… It's said that 90 percent of...
Posted in Headlamps
on March 04, 2015
Everyone in Livonia, Michigan knows we are advised to go to our Livonia dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Livonia residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can’t be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/...
Posted in Service Intervals
on February 25, 2015