Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Elgin

November 29, 2016

One Elgin automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Elgin, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine and transmis... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Auto Service Center Elgin: Wiper Blade Options

November 23, 2016

Wiper blades are critically important to Elgin drivers for good driving visibility and safety. When its time to replace your wiper blades, there are a number of different wiper blade designs and grades. Elgin drivers should always use at least the design or grade that came with their vehicle. If ... More

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Elgin

November 14, 2016

Screeching tires, crunching metal it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Elgin, 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 Elgin drivers should do in case of an accident:When an accident occurs, you s... More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Auto Service Center Elgin

November 7, 2016

A lot of us Elgin drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Illinois motorists to customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come in thousand... More