Today's report from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 perce...
Posted in Fluids
on February 26, 2019
Buying a new car in Aurora is always a big financial decision. The allure of that new car smell is powerful, to be sure. But what if your current car is still in good shape? How do you decide?People in Aurora who've been used to driving a new car every three to five years may be having se...
Posted in Maintenance
on February 18, 2019
Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back into the air intake system to be burned in the engine. A ...
Posted in Parts
on February 10, 2019
Let's talk about air quality in Aurora. It's a global issue, but affects us wherever we are. Many decades ago, Aurora drivers began to become aware of how air pollution negatively affects health. But what about the air inside your vehicle?Now, it's only been in the last few years that cabin air f...
Posted in Suspension
on February 03, 2019