Car Care Tips

June 2017

Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

Your browser does not support the video tag. In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth h... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

Plainfield drivers know that if their air conditioning system isn’t making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to... Read More

Hey Plainfield Drivers; What Is the Most Distracting Food?

Your browser does not support the video tag. So what is the most distracting food to have in the car while driving around Plainfield?Is it: A Hamburger; Coffee; A Soft Drink, or Gummy Bears? Well, you may be surprised to learn that all but the gummy bears are in the top ten most distrac... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Plainfield, Illinois, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are... Read More

Distracted Driving

When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... Read More

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