Okay. You went to your local Homer Glen car wash and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the check engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Homer Glen service center, but on the way, the check engine...
Posted in Diagnostics
on September 27, 2016
Today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Homer Glen article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Homer Glen drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Illinois who think that severe service schedules apply to everyone. Somewhere between a complete lack of awar...
Posted in Maintenance
on September 18, 2016
So you take your vehicle in for maintenance and the pro at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Homer Glen 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...
Posted in Service Intervals
on September 13, 2016
Some Homer Glen drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Homer Glen, you should be aware of safety issues, Illinois towing laws, and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is importan...
Posted in Safety
on September 04, 2016