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Your browser does not support the video tag. Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the ther... Read More

Cool Running in Joliet

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 p... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service At Tuffy Joliet

Anyone that drives a car in Joliet 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

Coolant Service at Tuffy Joliet

Joliet 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

Keeping Your Engine Cool In Joliet, Illinois

The cooling system keeps Illinois car owners's engines from overheating while they are driving around Joliet, Ingalls Park and Rockdale. 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 radiator is ... Read More

Keep Your Cool In Joliet

/> Your browser does not support video Joliet car owners rely on their car's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your SUV engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it’s cooled b... Read More

Tuffy Joliet Radiator Service

The coolant system is a vital part of your vehicle. It is also the second most common cause for vehicle failures. Even though coolant system failure is fairly common in Joliet, it is easy to prevent. Tuffy Joliet 2031 SR 59 Joliet, Illinois 60586 815-436-1829    815-436-1829 The ... Read More

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