Car Care Tips

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

Some of us Lockport car owners just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. Lockport car owners live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive between Lockport and Lockport, where you want to go or the look you're after; there is a ... Read More

Wiper Blades In Illinois

If you're gonna drive around the Lockport area, you've got to be able to see! So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely important. We've all experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our windshield is just dirty. It se... Read More

Automobile Fluids For Your SUV

If you've walked through the automotive fluids of an auto parts store in Lockport, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle? As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you ... Read More

Technician Training at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport

Your car is important to you and keeping it running properly is vital to your Lockport lifestyle. That's why you're smart to have it serviced regularly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport in Lockport. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you want it done r... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Lockport

Today we want to talk to Lockport motorists about timing belts. They’re something that many Lockport drivers don’t know much about and yet your vehicle won’t run if it’s broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a t... Read More

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle In Lockport?

Your browser does not support video There is a clear and vocal demand in Lockport and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Illinois market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on L... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

Lockport auto owners often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is. Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating ... Read More

Recommended Service Intervals At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport

Most people in the Lockport area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety ... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport

Your browser does not support video Anyone that drives a car in Lockport knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop... Read More


Your browser does not support video There are a lot of things in life that Lockport residents have to do on a regular basis. We wash dishes every day, do our laundry and mow our lawns every week, and pay the bills every month. We should go to our Lockport dentist twice a year and s... Read More


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