The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

August 31, 2022

The automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora would like to give Aurora drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, vehicles are becoming more sophisticated every day. Fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are becoming more ... More

The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

August 9, 2022

The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Aurora to alwa... More

Automobile Fluids For Your vehicle

July 30, 2022

If you've walked through the automotive fluids section of an auto parts store in Aurora, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle?As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you drive ar... More

Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

July 24, 2022

Today, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Aurora is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Aurora are confused as much as they don't realize how much things have changed in recent years. I... More

Charge It in Aurora for Extended Battery Life

July 8, 2022

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Aurora, Illinois, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out th... More

Take Charge! (Battery Testing)

June 19, 2022

OK, so you probably take your vehicle's battery for granted. Turn the key or push a button and it starts right up. During times of warmer weather, you probably think your battery can take it easy. But it may surprise you to learn that hot weather can be much harder on a vehicle's battery than ... More

Wired! (Battery Cable Service)

May 17, 2022

Colder weather brings out the worst in a vehicle's battery. On a very cold day, you may have experienced that your engine cranks slowly when starting. But while it may be the battery itself, it may also be the parts that transfer the power to other the other electrical components, the battery c... More

The Cable Guy (Battery Cables and Maintenance)

November 7, 2021

If you've ever noticed your vehicle's lights are dim or not working at all, the problem could be many things. But one possibility is your battery cables aren't doing their job. A power outage in your vehicle is similar to one in your house and needs to be repaired to get things back to normal. ... More

A Fluid Situation (Check Fluid Levels)

July 4, 2021

There's one fluid in your car you are always careful to keep at a certain level: the fuel. If you don't have fuel, you're not going anywhere. Your vehicle has other fluids which are vitally important to proper and safe operation, too. So, here's a "level" headed approach to those "other" fluids... More

Procrastination Prevention in Aurora

April 18, 2021

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ... More