Drive Defensively in Illinois

June 30, 2022

Car care is part of auto safety in Glendale Heights. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Illinois roads is to drive safely.Defensive driving begins with the proper attitude. Have in mind that you won't let anyone take your safety away from you. You'll be aware of your sur... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights Service for Your Exhaust System

June 29, 2022

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle. The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of th... More

Recommended Glendale Heights Service Intervals

June 28, 2022

Everyone in Glendale Heights, Illinois, knows we are advised to go to our Glendale Heights dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Glendale Heights residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentis... More

Motor Oil?The Synthetic Advantage (Synthetic oil vs Conventional)

June 26, 2022

Youve probably already heard that regular oil changes are extremely important for the health of your vehicles engine. Thats sound advice. But what you might not know is when it comes to motor oil, the real thing may not be the best thing for your engine. There are different types of motor oil: ... More

A New Battery in Glendale Heights

June 19, 2022

Hello Glendale Heights drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Glendale Heights, here's some auto advice to help you.There are two measurements to consider when purc... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

June 12, 2022

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Glendale Heights drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for dri... More

When Metal Meets Metal (Wheel Bearings)

June 5, 2022

What part of your vehicle has little metal balls inside that are lubricated and allow you to cruise on down the road? They are wheel bearings, and automotive designers might argue they are human beings' second greatest invention of all time (the first is, of course, the wheel!). You have a wheel... More