Lease or Buy?

August 30, 2020

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Frankfort drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that pays ... More

Don't Do It Yourself (Perils of DIY Vehicle Repair)

August 23, 2020

Your vehicle is a complicated machine, and yes, it would be nice if you could take care of all of its problems yourself. There was a time when vehicles were simpler and it wasn't too hard for a weekend mechanic to replace brakes, adjust a carburetor or perform a tune-up. But vehicles are far mo... More

When Your Air Bag Light Comes On (Illuminated Air Bag Light)

August 16, 2020

There are some dashboard lights you should pay more attention to than others. One is the air bag light. If it's on and your vehicle is in an accident, your air bags probably won't do their job. Automakers began installing air bags in the late 1990's since they were mandatory in the United State... More

Emergency Items for Frankfort

August 9, 2020

Safe Illinois travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort. But there are other things Frankfort residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save yo... More

The Best Test

August 2, 2020

Would you buy a jacket without even trying it on? Probably not, but it might surprise you that one study shows about half the people buy a vehicle after a short test drive around the block or none at all. If you're in the market for another vehicle, make sure you check out the most important thi... More