Car Care Tips

December 2018

Fresh Air Inside Your Car in Elgin

Air quality has certainly become a hot issue in our modern world. We install air filters on our ventilation systems and in our vacuum cleaners. There's a filter that cleans the air going into our vehicle's engine — so why not one for the air in the passenger compartment?Foreign and domest... Read More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

The price of gas in Illinois has got people in Elgin talking. It seems that Elgin folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improve fue... Read More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Auto Service Center Elgin in Elgin

Most Illinois auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air condit... Read More

Are There Blind Spots in Elgin?

All Elgin drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Elgin.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin, we... Read More

Wishy-Washy in Elgin

Perhaps you've found yourself driving when something all of a sudden splashes on your windshield, obstructing your view. You know that sinking feeling when you try to turn on the windshield washers and no fluid comes out. Now you're blinded even more. What can you do?The best thing is to make su... Read More

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