Car Care Tips

March 2016

How Much is Enough for Joliet Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Joliet drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that “bald” tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our... Read More

Keeping Your 'Old Faithful' Auto Running

At Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) we've had a lot of Joliet, Crest Hill, and Rockdale customers asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that's been building for several years in Illinois. The median age of personal vehicles is ... Read More

Save Fuel By Watching Your Weight

Most Joliet drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Illinois folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Joliet drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum . But is there something more we can do? Aft... Read More

Joliet Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Joliet on under-inflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires considered signifi... Read More

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