Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

February 28, 2017

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort we get a lot of Frankfort drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around Illinois, so it's important to know that the vehicle is up to the task and won'... More

Saving Lives in Frankfort with Tire Pressure

February 19, 2017

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 underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is that ... More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

February 12, 2017

Most Frankfort drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Illinois folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Frankfort drivers all know or should know that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there something ... More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Frankfort

February 7, 2017

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine has to do with the c... More