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Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Glendale Heights residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorr... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights Today

Hello Glendale Heights drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Glendale Heights, bits of the surface of the battery plates disintegrate. As... Read More

Know Your Towing Limits in Glendale Heights

Some Glendale Heights drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Glendale Heights, you should be aware of safety issues, Illinois towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is ... Read More

Road Trip: Be Ready for Anything with a Trip Inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

Road trip, anyone? Nothing spoils a great vacation faster than ending up stranded on the side of the road or spending a week in a rundown motel while our vehicle sits in the shop. Long days on the road can bring out the worst in your vehicle, so before you leave, prepare it for the jour... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Glendale Heights, Illinois

Glendale Heights auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Glendale Heights, Illinois, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good care of your vehicle coolant sys... Read More

Keep Your Glendale Heights Car Breathing Free: Engine Air Filter

Hey Glendale Heights - this is something really amazing: Your vehicle uses 12,000 times as much air as fuel when you drive it. All of that air has to be filtered to keep your engine clean.That's like 100 gallons (380 liters) of air every block! The engine air filter is just another exam... Read More

Technician Training at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

Your vehicle is important to you, and keeping it running properly is important to your lifestyle. That's why you're smart enough to have it serviced regularly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights in Glendale Heights. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you w... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights: Timing Belt Overview

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Glendale Heights. The timing belt’s impor... Read More

Straight and True in Glendale Heights: Wheel Alignment

Most Glendale Heights folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by ... Read More

What Glendale Heights Automotive Service Consumers Should Know

There are some things drivers should know about Glendale Heights car service and repair. First and foremost, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights in... Read More

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