Safe Illinois travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights. But there are other things Glendale Heights residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies,...
Posted in Safety
on May 30, 2018
Bad air quality while you're driving around Glendale Heights 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 ...
Posted in Suspension
on May 21, 2018
If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump.The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on May 14, 2018
When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to m...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 07, 2018
Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Glendale Heights area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the firs...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 01, 2018