Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Joliet, Illinois service centers like Tuffy Joliet have a board that lists the routine services they provide. But some people don't know what these services really are unless they ask. Let's go down a typical list, in alphabet...
Posted in Service Intervals
on July 22, 2015
All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Joliet motorists. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant, and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won’t work as well for Joliet aut...
Posted in Fluids
on July 15, 2015
Virtually all vehicles come with power steering so many Joliet drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your SUV steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent years, a ...
Posted in Steering
on July 07, 2015
In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern cars are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free". Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Jo...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 01, 2015