Car Care Tips

January 2019

Fuel for Thought

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components.  They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part.  You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... Read More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

Most Aurora drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Illinois folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Aurora drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there something more... Read More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

Most Aurora drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Illinois folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Aurora drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there something more... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora and the Maintenance Mindset

Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to their vehicles, some Aurora residents don't have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get them to remember to do it. Aurora drivers generally accept that many ... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora and the Maintenance Mindset

Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to their vehicles, some Aurora residents don't have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get them to remember to do it. Aurora drivers generally accept that many ... Read More

Timing Belt

Your browser does not support the video tag. Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly steep repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our timing belt.First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the e... Read More

Aurora Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Aurora driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Aurora residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this is ... Read More

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