Elgin Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

May 24, 2017

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Elgin on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are considered signific... More

Keeping Your Elgin Air Fresh When Driving With a Clean Cabin Air Filter

May 15, 2017

Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter? A. A filter for your Elgin house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters out common... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Auto Service Center Elgin: Air Conditioning ? Common Problem

May 9, 2017

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Elgin. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Elgin drivers that visit Tuffy Auto Service Center Elgin is contamina... More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

May 2, 2017

If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Elgin, Illinois, 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 you should do in case of an accident in Elgin, Illinois:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. Leaving... More