Bouncy Bouncy ? Are My Shocks Bad?

September 27, 2016

When Frankfort drivers think about preventive maintenance, what usually comes to mind is oil, fluids and brakes. We don't generally think about our shocks or struts, but these auto parts keep our tires on the road.Frankfort drivers don't think about shocks as often as oil changes because shocks ... More

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

September 20, 2016

Bad air quality while you're driving around Frankfort is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet.These filters clean the air in the passenger comp... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

September 13, 2016

There's a lot of auto advice in Illinois right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, Does this sound too good to ... More

Wheel Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

September 4, 2016

So you love your job, and your family life is great. Congratulations! You have achieved balance. But can you say the same for your wheels? Frankfort drivers can tell if their tires are out of balance by vibrations at higher speeds on Illinois roads. If one of the front tires is out, you feel the... More