How do Frankfort drivers know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Illinois consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Illinois seller must certify the mileage reported is the actual mileage.To have your odometer checke...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on August 27, 2017
Which item is most often stolen from vehicles in Frankfort?Is it:StereoWheelsAir BagDVD SystemWell, if you said stereo – you used to be right. But airbags have now surpassed stereos as the biggest target for theft in Illinois – approximately 50,000 a year are stolen across the cou...
Posted in Maintenance
on August 20, 2017
When your experienced Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn't need a new air filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your technician's auto advice if they tell you to change you...
Posted in Engine Air Filter
on August 17, 2017
When Frankfort drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake systems...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on August 06, 2017