Car Care Tips

October 2016

Getting New Tires in Portage?

Video: There are so many tire choices in the Portage area that selecting the right one can be a bit overwhelming for drivers. And even though it's kind of fun to have new tires on your vehicle, they're a significant investment for most Portage area folks so you want do it right.Tip: talk with your frien... Read More

Straight and True in Portage: Wheel Alignment

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Portage folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive mainten... Read More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Portage

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today in the Tuffy Portage auto care blog, we're going to talk to Portage drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Portage customers. For example, recently four ... Read More

Tuffy Portage Automotive Tips: Alternator

Video: Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows, and everything you plug into the... Read More

Water Pump

Video: 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 car from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat ... Read More

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