Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort Help You Keep Your Vehicle Another Couple of Years

May 28, 2018

Frankfort area residents may remember when the U.S. government's Cash for Clunkers program made a splash on the news scene. People were offered incentives to trade in old vehicles for new, in the interest of better and improved air quality from reduced emissions.But a lot of Frankfort drivers wan... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

May 23, 2018

Anyone who drives a car in Frankfort knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire engine! Go... More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

May 14, 2018

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Frankfort drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort Service for Your Exhaust System

May 6, 2018

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle. The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of th... More

Illinois: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

May 2, 2018

Illinois residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ... More