Car Care Tips

Fresh Air Inside Your Car in Aurora

Video: Air quality has certainly become a hot issue in our modern world. We install air filters on our ventilation systems and in our vacuum cleaners. There's a filter that cleans the air going into our vehicle's engine — so why not one for the air in the passenger compartment?Foreign and domestic vehi... Read More

Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora: Viva la Difference

Video: Every vehicle on Illinois roads has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle.  But most Aurora residents don't have a clue what it is.The differential compensates for differing wheel speeds. For example, when you turn, the inside tire on the turn travels a much ... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora

Video: Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in the top of your engine. Over time, different parts of... Read More

Busting Automotive Myths in Aurora, Illinois

Video: Myths passed around our Aurora, Illinois community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall the vehicles of yesteryear and declare their modern decedents... Read More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

Video: All Illinois pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Aurora automoti... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

Video: There are several important factors that go into how often Aurora drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out – especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether it’s a lot of bugs and road grime from Illinois free... Read More

A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Aurora

Video: When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Aurora drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals — like transmission service — sometimes get overlooked. Yet transmission service is part of car care. A poorly maintained transmission w... Read More

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

Video: 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 Aurora use fuel filters. For more information about your fuel filter, visit Tuffy Tire &... Read More

Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora Help You Extend the Life of Your Car

Video: If you haven't shopped in the Aurora area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Aurora, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old vehicle for a few mo... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

Video: Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally ... Read More

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