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Differential Service at Tuffy Portage

Your browser does not support the video tag. Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Portage, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Por... Read More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on Michigan Roads?

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in Michigan spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive drivin... Read More

Protecting Your Vehicle from Theft in Portage, Michigan

Your browser does not support the video tag. Every car in Portage, Michigan, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge – hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a lay... Read More

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Portage

Your browser does not support the video tag. Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Portage, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Portage drivers shoul... Read More

Are There Blind Spots in Portage?

Your browser does not support the video tag. All Portage drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Portage.First let's talk about our own blinds spots... Read More

For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... Read More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

Your browser does not support the video tag. With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Portage, Michigan, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Portage drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't n... Read More

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Portage?

Your browser does not support the video tag. There is a clear and vocal demand in Portage and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Michigan market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on... Read More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Portage?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Portage - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three different... Read More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Portage?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Portage - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three different... Read More

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