Darrell's Firestone, Auto Repair Farmington and Farmington Hills, Michigan Auto Repair Reviews Farmington and Farmington Hills, Mi.
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March 2016

What Is That? Check Engine Light Service at Darrell's Firestone

Your browser does not support the video tag. Okay. You went to your local Farmington car wash and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the check engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Farmington ... Read More

Darrell's Firestone Advice On Buying New Tires

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Farmington driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Michigan seasons.Farmi... Read More

Saving Lives In Farmington With Tire Pressure

All new passenger vehicles on our Farmington , Michigan roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems – TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are under inflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about TPMS.First off, the most important thing i... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service At Darrell's Firestone In Farmington

If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges your car battery. Without the alternator, the battery ... Read More

The Darrell's Firestone Guide To Vehicle Diagnosis

Modern Farmington vehicles have several computers on board that control all kinds of things like engine functions, transmission shifts, traction control, anti-lock brakes, stability control, emissions – and on some vehicles, even steering, braking and the throttle.Think about that for a minute –... Read More

Fuel Injector Cleaning At Darrell's Firestone

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel... Read More

Automotive Tips from Darrell's Firestone: Serpentine Belt System Wear

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Farmington drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesn’t spin fast enough, the battery will not c... Read More

It Is Time To Check Your Intervals

Your browser does not support the video tag. Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last under... Read More

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