Tire Maintenance in Frankfort

May 26, 2019

With the recent focus in the Frankfort area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Frankfort drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not cheap to replace. In addition to saving gas, ... More

When "Shady" is a Good Thing

May 19, 2019

Just like your skin can burn from too much sun, so can the paint on your vehicle. It can turn dull, oxidize and fade the more ultraviolet rays beat down on it. One solution is to park in a shady spot, or you can buy a cover for your vehicle and put it on when you know it's going to be sitting in... More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

May 12, 2019

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel-i... More

The Engine Gets a Boost (Turbocharged Engine Maintenance)

May 5, 2019

If someone told you that your vehicle could have the same power but with a smaller engine, wouldn't that sound like great idea? Just think, a smaller engine would save you money at the gas station and you'd still get the same horsepower. The technology to do just that has been around for a long t... More