One thing all Portage car owners can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Portage can help maintain your battery. Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted – like fr...
Posted in Battery
on October 28, 2015
Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last under normal driving conditions. For th...
Posted in Inspection
on October 27, 2015
There are a lot of new features, both optional and standard, on Portage motorists' vehicles these days. One you may not have heard of is called a cabin air filter. Simply put, its job is to keep the air in the passenger compartment of your car nice and clean. A cabin air filter is s...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on October 20, 2015
A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle’s engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel, to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine. Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 07, 2015
Myths passed around our Portage Michigan community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall the SUVs of yesteryear and declare their modern d...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 01, 2015