Lockport motorists' current vehicles have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids. It’s essential for Lockport dri...
Posted in Fluids
on December 30, 2015
Most Lockport auto owners have experienced a flat tire. You know it’s inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn’t just a big safety issue for Illinois drivers – it also has a financial impact. With high Lockport gas prices, we’ve all hea...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 25, 2015
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 Lockport Illinois use fuel filters.
For more information about your fuel filte...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 17, 2015
Today we're talking to Lockport car owners about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Illinois folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road – so they're very . Without shocks, your ...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on December 16, 2015
In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern cars are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free". Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Lo...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 03, 2015
When your experienced Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport tech technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn’t need a new filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your technician’s auto advice if they tell yo...
Posted in Engine Air Filter
on December 02, 2015