Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

January 28, 2019

With Frankfort gas prices being what they are, many of us in Illinois are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Frankfort area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in Il... More

Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

January 28, 2019

With Frankfort gas prices being what they are, many of us in Illinois are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Frankfort area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in Il... More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

January 20, 2019

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Frankfort. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technological advances in transmissions. To get a better ... More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

January 20, 2019

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Frankfort. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technological advances in transmissions. To get a better ... More

Right or Left? Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort Power Steering Service

January 13, 2019

Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today's modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver's arms. That's why old cars had such large steering wheels... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort and the Maintenance Mindset

January 7, 2019

When it comes to their vehicles, some Frankfort residents don't have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get them to remember to do it. Frankfort drivers generally accept that many things in life require regular maintenan... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Serpentine Belt Tensioner

January 1, 2019

The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so they sh... More