Car Care Tips

November 2016

Tuffy Portage: Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Portage

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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 brok... Read More

Budget for Maintenance in Portage

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... Read More

Michigan: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

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 ... Read More

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