Smooth Shifting in Glendale Heights Illinois : Transmission Service

April 30, 2015

So you have some exciting plans for the Illinois weekend. Youre going to take some of your Glendale Heights, Illinois friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, youve gotten the boat all ready. And you havent forgotten about your tow vehicle. Youve gassed it up and e... More

Emergency Items For Your SUV

April 25, 2015

Local Glendale Heights roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip. Your close-to-home kit f... More

The Maintenance Free Myth

April 16, 2015

Sometimes we hear Glendale Heights auto owners say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's cars and trucks are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ... More

Tire Tread Depth for Glendale Heights, Illinois Drivers

April 8, 2015

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the mi... More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

April 3, 2015

Service to a vehicles power steering system is an important part of preventive maintenance for bright Glendale Heights car owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your SUVs wheels would h... More