Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Homer Glen highway? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery...
Posted in Parts
on January 29, 2015
There are so many tire choices in the Homer Glen, Orland Park, and Mokena area, selecting the right one can be a bit overwhelming for Homer Glen motorists. And even though it’s kind of fun to have new tires on your SUV, they’re a significant investment for most Homer Glen folks so you want do i...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 23, 2015
Safe Illinois travel starts with preventive maintenance and good car care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Homer Glen. But there are other things Homer Glen auto owners can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here’s some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and...
Posted in Safety
on January 15, 2015
Local Homer Glen roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip. Your close-to-home kit for aro...
Posted in Parts
on January 07, 2015
Every car in Homer Glen, Illinois is at risk for theft. So it's up to us Homer Glen motorists 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 layered approach to...
Posted in Automotive News
on January 01, 2015