Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

November 24, 2019

Frankfort drivers know that if their air conditioning system isnt making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to l... More

Keep Your Cool in Frankfort: Air Conditioning Service

October 13, 2019

Most Frankfort drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Frankfort vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Illinois winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Air Conditioning Inspection

August 25, 2019

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Frankfort require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort: Air Conditioning – Common Problem

October 29, 2018

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Frankfort. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Frankfort drivers that visit Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort ... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort in Frankfort

November 15, 2016

Most Illinois auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditionin... 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 co... More

A Cold Day in Frankfort – Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort

February 22, 2016

Most Frankfort drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Illinois highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Frankfort rush hour, but so can a long ride i... More

Fresh Air Inside Your Car in Frankfort

September 29, 2015

Air quality has certainly become a hot issue in our modern Frankfort world. We install air filters on our ventilation systems and in our vacuum cleaners. Theres a filter that cleans the air going into our SUVs engine so why not one for the air in the passenger compartment? Foreig... More

Frankfort Drivers: Get Fresh Air Inside Your Car

January 20, 2015

Lets talk about air quality in Frankfort. Its a global issue, but affects us wherever we are. Many decades ago, Frankfort motorists began to become aware of how air pollution negatively affects health. But what about the air inside your vehicle? Cabin air filters are now coming on... More