Most Portage auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving economy. At Tuffy Portage, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Portage drivers actually save?In today's Tuffy Portage article, we're focusing on the ...
Posted in Fuel System
on November 29, 2016
Today we want to talk to Portage drivers about timing belts. They're something that many drivers don't know much about and yet your vehicle won't run if it's broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of woe. Even ...
Posted in Parts
on November 20, 2016
Sometimes busy Portage residents dream about going back to the "simpler" days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around Michigan in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduced...
Posted in Maintenance
on November 14, 2016
Michigan residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ...
Posted in Fluids
on November 09, 2016