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How Long Do Seals and Gaskets Last?

Seals and gaskets keep vital fluids in place. There are many different types of gaskets in your car. Some of the more important ones are differential gaskets, cooling system gaskets, engine gaskets, and fuel supply gaskets.

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Simple Steps to Changing a Tire

If you're ever on the side of the road in Livonia, MI with a flat tire, the first thing that you need to do is stay calm. Drive the car to a safe location so that you can change the tire. If you don't have the proper equipment, then contact Quick Lane Livonia or a local mechanic who can send a tow truck.

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Controlling Pet Hair in Your Vehicle

You love your dog or cat and may not want to ban them entirely from your car, but you still dread the struggle to remove their fur from your interior when the ride is over. With a little bit of preparation, you can still enjoy their company on a ride without anticipating long hours of cleanup.

Prevention is the best method, so cover your seats with a blanket or pad specifically designed for pets. Even a towel will do in a pinch. Keeping your pet in their carrier not only gives them a place to stay safe while you're…
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Keep Your Fuel System Functioning Properly

The function of your fuel system is critical to the healthy operation of your car. At Quick Lane Livonia, we want to empower you to recognize when there is a potential fuel system problem with your vehicle.

So what are some signs that your fuel system needs service? Here you go:

Car Doesn't Start

So you go to get in your car, but it doesn't start. This could be that your fuel pump has taken a dive, or your fuel filter is clogged.

Note: It's easy to hear your fuel pump start up when turning the key…
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Tips for Properly Detailing Car Interiors

If the interior of the car that you drive around Livonia, MI is getting dirty, a little bit of detailing can make a big difference. Quick Lane Livonia has a variety of techniques that you can use to get your car or truck looking like new.

To give your carpets a deep cleaning, use a hot water extractor. 

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Lining Up Back-to-School Service

One of the best ways to make sure that you are ready to go for a safe and productive school year is to get your car ready to go. Check out these useful hints and tips for getting your car prepared for the next school year.

The most important thing to take care of right away is getting your car checked if you have been ignoring a maintenance light on your dashboard.

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A New Air Filter Can Make All the Difference

Your car relies on proper airflow to provide peak efficiency and optimum performance. The best way to maintain adequate airflow in your vehicle is to replace your vehicle's air filters regularly. To understand the importance of these air filters, here is a basic explanation of what they do.

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Tire Care Tips: Tread & Pressure

Your tires keep you moving down the road and help you get through the toughest, slickest terrains. However, if your tires don't have enough tread or pressure, you may find they don't do their jobs well. Checking tread and pressure are simple ways to take care of your tires.

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What Technology Features are Offered With the Ford Focus ST?

Our Quick Lane Livonia team understands performance vehicles and their maintenance needs. If you are in the market for a compact performance hatchback, the Ford Focus ST is one of the top models in its class. Not only do you get superior performance with the Focus ST, you also get technology features that are the most advanced in the industry.

The FordPass Smartphone App can enhance your driving experience in the Focus ST. This app helps you find locations such as gas stations, restaurants, and more. You can even reserve and pay for parking in certain locations with the FordPass…
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Go from the Paved Road to Off Road With the 2019 Ford Ranger

For those of you who do not like the idea of limits, there is the 2019 Ford Ranger. This is one of the models that helps you take it beyond the limits that are often imposed on you. Among the limits is staying on the paved road. The Ranger is designed to exceed those limits.

As much as the overall design of the vehicle matters, the features and modes of the vehicle also matter. For those of you that are willing to go beyond the paved road, there is the Terrain Management System with different drive modes such as grovel…

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