If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Frankfort area.
The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you get to watch those numbers at your local Frankfort gas pump rolling higher and higher.
The transmission also needs the proper amount of clean fluid to do its work. When it's in need of service, the transmission drags your fuel economy down.
So keep it clean and give yourself a fighting chance.
Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Frankfort
20250 S. Lagrange Rd., #320
Frankfort, Illinois 60423
April 18, 2021
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April 11, 2021
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April 4, 2021
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