Car Care Tips

July 2015

Shake It Up in Homer Glen!: Why Wheel Balancing

Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, us Homer Glen drivers generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle’s wheels in balance. When a tire is mounted onto a wh... Read More

Talk To Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Homer Glen About New Shoes For Your Vehicle

Custom wheels are one way that Homer Glen folks express themselves and personalize their SUV. But they aren’t as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several critical factors need to be considered, including cost, the fit of the wheel, modifications that will have to b... Read More

Automobile Fluids For Your SUV

If you've walked through the automotive fluids of an auto parts store in Homer Glen, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle? As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as yo... Read More

Watching Your Check Engine Light

Did you know that most of the cars driving around Homer Glen, Illinois carry more computer power than the Apollo 121 Lunar Module that landed on the moon in 1969? New cars sold in the Homer Glen area have as many as twelve networked computers and over five miles (eight kilometers) of... Read More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

If you've ever been driving around Homer Glen and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness which can be distracting and will affec... Read More

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