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Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

Your browser does not support the video tag. The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Glendale Heights use fuel filters. For ... Read More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

Your browser does not support the video tag. Many Glendale Heights drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights recommends a new engine air filter. They say ... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

Your browser does not support the video tag. The team at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights in Glendale Heights, and Illinois car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Glendale Heights drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks... Read More

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

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 in the engine.Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel i... Read More

Give Your Engine Clean Fuel with a New Fuel Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

Your browser does not support the video tag. Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure ... Read More

Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Glendale Heights Motorists

Glendale Heights residents know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, ... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Glendale Heights

Your browser does not support the video tag. All modern Glendale Heights vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Glendale Heights drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the ri... Read More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

Your browser does not support the video tag. Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injector... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Auto Myths Around Glendale Heights

Your browser does not support the video tag. With high fuel prices in Glendale Heights, Illinois, comes lots of gas saving advice. Some of it, like what you hear on   is great.  When you get one of those e-mails that's going around telling you how to save gas, try to think it through.Does... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

There's a lot of auto advice in Illinois right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, “Does this sound too good to... Read More

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