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Service Center Standard and Procedures

Your browser does not support the video tag. All Illinois pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assu... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Joliet Motorists

Your browser does not support the video tag. Some Joliet vehicle owners wonder why Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) and other Joliet auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics. Receiving a diagnostic charge at Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) for a tricky automotive problem sho... Read More

How Does Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) Know What to Recommend?

When you drop your vehicle off at Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) in Joliet, they don't just poke around under your hood looking for stuff to do. Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) professionals have lists and procedures they follow for different types of service. First of all, your Joliet service c... Read More

Speak Up: Talking with Your Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) Service Advisor

About 80% of the vehicles on Joliet roads today are behind on their preventive maintenance schedules. That translates to about 160 million vehicles in the United States that aren't performing as well as they could be - thousands right here in Illinois. Some of the maintenance issues are minor. Ot... Read More

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Joliet

Your browser does not support the video tag. We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Joliet automotive service and repair industry h... Read More

What Joliet Automotive Service Consumers Should Know

Your browser does not support the video tag. There are some things drivers should know about Joliet car service and repair. First and foremost, Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Tuffy Joliet (South Plainfield) i... Read More

Arrive Alive in Joliet

Your browser does not support the video tag. We've all seen Joliet drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Joliet. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even d... Read More

Questions To Ask Your Joliet Service Advisor

We find that a lot of Joliet service and repair at Tuffy Joliet are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions, but don't want to be embarrassed or to seem pushy. Cars are very complicated and there's more to know about them than most... Read More

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