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Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Plainfield are confused as much as t... Read More

Super Slick at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield in Plainfield: Synthetic Oil

Your browser does not support the video tag. When you get an oil change, it's always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the manufacturer recommends. But sometimes we're asked if we'd like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose t... Read More

A Stitch in Time at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield

You probably have heard that expression, "A stitch in time saves nine." In other words, if you fix an issue at its early stages, it will prevent a much more difficult problem later. That's certainly the case with your vehicle, and here's a true story to demonstrate it. A driver noticed his vehicl... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield Today

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Plainfield drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Plainfield, bits of the surface of the... Read More

Why Synthetic Oil Is Best for Plainfield Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Plainfield! Today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic ... Read More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield auto care blog, we're going to talk to Plainfield drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Tire & Au... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's report from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Plainfield is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you ha... Read More

A New Battery in Plainfield

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Plainfield drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Plainfield, here's some auto advice to help you.There a... Read More

Battery Basics for Plainfield

It's important for Plainfield drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Illinois weather. Most Plainfield area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine... Read More

The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, inc... Read More

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