Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights for Better Performance

February 26, 2017

Hi Glendale Heights residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn ... More

Arrive Alive in Glendale Heights

February 20, 2017

We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Glendale Heights. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Illinois roads.The truth is that ... More

Higher Mileage Service Intervals for Glendale Heights

February 12, 2017

Glendale Heights drivers have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in the Glendale Heights area, but it does a... More

Below 45 Degrees in Glendale Heights: Consider Winter Tires

February 5, 2017

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Glendale Heights drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. Illinois drivers ra... More