Car Care Tips

July 2018

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

Aurora drivers know that if their air conditioning system isn’t making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to lub... Read More

Gas Savings in Aurora: Sharpen Your Pencil

Your browser does not support the video tag. High gas prices in Aurora increase the cost of living for Illinois drivers. You've probably budgeted a certain amount for vehicle related expenses. Increased fuel costs now consume a larger portion of our incomes, causing some Aurora vehicle o... Read More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Aurora

Your browser does not support the video tag. There's a segment of the Aurora area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and wil... Read More

Problems with Suspension Solved at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora in Aurora

A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and after lots of driving for Aurora drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that hauls heavy... Read More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Aurora

Your browser does not support the video tag. Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most... Read More

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