The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

September 30, 2018

The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Frankfort to a... More

Steer Right in Frankfort

September 23, 2018

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering, so many Frankfort drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent ye... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Timing Belt Overview

September 16, 2018

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Frankfort. The timing belts important job... More

Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

September 9, 2018

Modern vehicles in and around Frankfort run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Frankfort drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electrical components and do-dads than ever before. This real... More

All About Your TPMS in Frankfort

September 3, 2018

Frankfort drivers know that underinflated tires wear out more quickly. Underinflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Illinois auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of underinflated tires.It's hard for many Frankfort drivers to tell when... More