Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport for a check up.In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lockport auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel syst...
Posted in Fuel System
on July 30, 2017
Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Lockport drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Illinois to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. ...
Posted in Timing Belt
on July 23, 2017
Many Lockport drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control – keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on July 16, 2017
Let's talk about something critical for all Lockport drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop – so everything needs to be in good working order.Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work:The wheel hub keeps ...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on July 11, 2017
Many Lockport drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the i...
Posted in Automotive News
on July 04, 2017