Truck repair shop in Whitmore Lake, MI

Light-duty & medium-duty truck repair service in Ann Arbor, MI.

Ram Head Gasket Replacement 2011 Ram 2500 Megacab 6.7L

2011 Ram 2500 Megacab 6.7L Diesel Head Gasket Replacement

Problem: loss of coolant and engine over-heating. Performed a cooling system pressure test and a combustion chamber leak test to determine that the cylinder head gasket was leaking.

Repair: Removed the cylinder head and sent to the machine shop for a pressure test and cylinder-head resurfacing. Installed the cylinder-head using all new gaskets and upgraded to cylinder head studs instead of the weak factory bolts.

Ford Powerstroke 6.0 Oil Leak Repair

Ford Powerstroke 6.0 Oil Leak Repair

This WHAT WE DO article is about repairing oil leaks on a fleet customer's Ford Powerstroke powered E450 Van. This is a big job, on a diesel engine that is notorious for oil leaks, and on a vehicle that is difficult to work on. So you can understand why vehicle owners hesitate getting oil leaks repaired on their Powerstroke. Both the risk of the repair not solving the problem, and the high cost, make many owners reluctant to get the job done.

Why is Spring the Best Time to Change your Air Filter

Why is Spring the Best Time to Change your Air Filter

Spring is here. We can expect to see the world around us anew again, with the sight of budding trees and blooming flowers. However, we can also expect to see lots of yellow dust floating in the air we breathe. Not only do you breathe in pollen, but your car does too. Similar to heading to the doctor’s office for some allergy medicine, there are certain aspects of your vehicle that require a check up during this season. Your air filter is first on the list.

How Often Should I Change The Oil On My Hybrid or Light Diesel Automobiles?

How Often Should I Change The Oil On My Hybrid or Light Diesel Automobile?

Many hybrid owners and light diesel truck owners ask the State Street Auto Service team about how often they should change the oil in their vehicles. For many, they assume that changing the oil on their Prius or Dodge truck every 3,000 to 5,000 miles or 3 - 6 months is adequate. However, the frequency of oil change intervals for hybrid and light diesel vehicles mostly depends on what type of driving you do.