Do I keep my old vehicle or buy a new one? It's a question most Portage drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't lik...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on July 30, 2018
No matter how well they're made, vehicles in Portage, Michigan, will have design or manufacturing problems. And when the government thinks a problem is really serious for people in Portage, Michigan, they require the manufacturer to issue a recall notice and fix the vehicle free of charge...
Posted in Fuel System
on July 23, 2018
When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to m...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on July 17, 2018
At Tuffy Portage, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Portage alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, steering and suspension parts are inspected for problems. Then the align...
Posted in Automotive News
on July 08, 2018
The hottest Michigan news story may be different every day, but there's one topic that seems to come up over and over again – the price of gas in Portage. If you feel like most of your paycheck goes into your gas tank, this post is for you. Here are several basic things people in Portage ...
Posted in Maintenance
on July 04, 2018