On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

September 29, 2017

Starting in 1996, Elite Tire And Auto Care service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Control Module is a co... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Michigan Driving

September 10, 2017

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Livonia knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Livonia area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger compartment an... More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Elite Tire And Auto Care

September 4, 2017

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Livonia auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central e... More