Arrive Alive in Livonia

May 28, 2023

We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Livonia. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Michigan roads.The truth is that all of u... More

What Livonia Customers like About Us at Elite Tire And Auto Care

July 17, 2022

A big part of the service we provide at Elite Tire And Auto Care for our Livonia customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions. And we're always open to questions from our valued Livonia area customers. Even though we try to be proactive in our Elite Tire And A... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

August 18, 2020

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Livonia, Michigan , who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of diagnosti... More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

July 8, 2020

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 steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Livonia autom... More

Questions to Ask Your Livonia Service Advisor

March 8, 2020

We find that a lot of Livonia drivers are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions but don't want to be embarrassed or seem pushy. Vehicles are very complicated and there's more to know about them than most of us have the time to learn. Maybe it... More

Speak Up: Talking with Your Elite Tire And Auto Care Service Advisor

February 9, 2020

About 80% of the vehicles on Livonia roads today are behind on their preventive maintenance schedules. That translates to about 160 million vehicles in the United States that aren't performing as well as they could be - thousands right here in Michigan . Some of the maintenance issues are minor. ... More

On Board Diagnostics for Livonia Motorists

June 25, 2018

Some Livonia vehicle owners wonder why Elite Tire And Auto Care and other Livonia auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics. Receiving a diagnostic charge at Elite Tire And Auto Care for a tricky automotive problem shouldn't be a surprise. In the Livonia area, automotive diagnostics... More

How Does Elite Tire And Auto Care Know What to Recommend?

October 1, 2017

When you drop your vehicle off at Elite Tire And Auto Care in Livonia, they don't just poke around under your hood looking for stuff to do. Elite Tire And Auto Care professionals have lists and procedures they follow for different types of service. First of all, your Livonia service center will n... More

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Livonia

July 2, 2017

We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Livonia automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunately, eve... More

Livonia Customer Detective Work

February 26, 2017

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Elite Tire And Auto Care is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's challenging to tr... More