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Engine Hydration for Aurora Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... Read More

Cooling System Components

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles – the cooling system. It's one of those things that Aurora auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Illinois.Cooling systems f... Read More

Cool Running in Aurora

Your browser does not support the video tag. Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper prev... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Aurora, Illinois

Your browser does not support the video tag. The cooling system keeps Illinois vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Aurora. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiat... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Aurora, Illinois

Your browser does not support the video tag. Aurora auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Aurora, Illinois are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of you... Read More

Water Pump

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your car from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:the radiatorthe radiator capthe hosesthe thermostat andthe water pumpThe water pump's like the heart of y... Read More

Coolant Antifreeze Service In Aurora, Illinois

Aurora auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Aurora, Illinois are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of your SUV coolant system, it will take go... Read More

Cooling System Components

Today we want to talk about an important system in our cars – the cooling system. It’s one of those things that Aurora motorists don’t give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Aurora. Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanic... Read More

Coolant Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora

Aurora car owners' cars have to operate in a wide range of Illinois temperatures which requires our engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what'. Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive... And all the whil... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora

Anyone that drives a car in Aurora knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire... Read More

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