Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

December 31, 2018

In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Frank... More

Make your Service Visit at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort a Good One

December 23, 2018

Most people don't love going to get their vehicle serviced, but it's one of those things you just have to do. So you might as well get the most of out of it. There are some steps you can take that will likely help you get the best results possible. For one thing, it's important to describe your p... More

Wasteful Thinking

December 16, 2018

With the weather getting colder, you might be tempted to start your vehicle up, let it idle for 15 or 20 minutes and then get in the nice, cozy cabin. Some vehicles offer remote starting that let you do that from the comfort of your home or apartment. But is letting your vehicle idle like that ... More

Vive la Differential at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

December 9, 2018

There are a lot of drivers in Frankfort who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Illinois these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Frankfort folks don't ... More

Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Frankfort Motorists

December 2, 2018

Frankfort residents know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the... More