Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles – the cooling system. It's one of those things that Portage auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in Michigan.Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanical syst...
Posted in Cooling System
on November 25, 2018
Many Portage residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Portage is really a lot more comprehensive these days.For exampl...
Posted in Exhaust
on November 18, 2018
So you take your vehicle in for maintenance and the pro at Tuffy Portage tells you that you ought to change your oil more often. What? You followed the maintenance schedule – but you take a second look at that "severe service" schedule and see some of the following:1. Most of your trips around P...
Posted in Service Intervals
on November 11, 2018
Hello Portage drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Portage, here's some auto advice to help you.There are two measurements to consider when purchasing a ne...
Posted in Fluids
on November 04, 2018