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Buying the Right Tires and Wheels in Frankfort, Illinois

Video: Everyone in Frankfort, Illinois eventually replaces their tires, whether it's because they're worn out or they're just looking for something different. There are so many great tire choices in Frankfort, it can be difficult to sort them out. Let's group the broad spectrum into several categories ... Read More

Tire Rotation and Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

Video: Tires do a lot of work for Frankfort drivers. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Frankfort. They also support the entire weight of the vehicle, including you and your passengers.... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort Advice on Buying New Tires

Video: Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Frankfort 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 Illinois seasons.Frankfort off-roaders should be excited about the options... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

Video: When Frankfort drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake systems... Read More

Helping Frankfort Drivers Get the Right Tires

Video: Every Frankfort vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread is ... Read More

Beware of Cheap Tires in Frankfort

Video: Do you like to shop for shoes in Frankfort?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when buying t... Read More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

Video: A lot of us Frankfort drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Illinois motorists to customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come in thou... Read More

Saving Lives in Frankfort with Tire Pressure

Video: All new passenger vehicles on our Frankfort, Illinois 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 them.First off, the most important thing is tha... Read More

How Much is Enough for Frankfort Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Video: Most Frankfort drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that “bald” tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the t... Read More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

Video:   Hey Frankfort area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Illinois streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Frankfort area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.2/32 is the depth of t... Read More

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