When your experienced Tuffy Joliet service specialist technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn’t need a new filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your tech’s auto advice if they tell you to change your filt...
Posted in Engine Air Filter
on January 27, 2016
Joliet motorists know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your SUV engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine’s cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors. There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to bur...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 19, 2016
Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up. A common A/C issue is contaminated refrigerant (the gas that cools the air). The inside of the A/C hoses breaks d...
Posted in Air Conditioning
on January 12, 2016
Tires are a costly purchase so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Joliet motorists. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer – especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch of tire tread ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 06, 2016