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What to Do in Case of an Accident in Orland Park

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Orland Park, 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 Orland Park drive... Read More

A New Battery in Orland Park

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Orland Park 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 Orland Park, here's some auto advice to help you.There... Read More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Orland Park

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. One Orland Park automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Orland Park, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small s... Read More

Tuffy TIre & Auto Service Center Orland Park Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's Tuffy TIre & Auto Service Center Orland Park post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuff... Read More

Keeping Your Orland Park Air Fresh When Driving With a Clean Cabin Air Filter

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter? A. A filter for your Orland Park 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 p... Read More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Orland Park, Illinois

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The median age for cars in the Orland Park, Illinois area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy TIre & Auto Service Center Orland Park we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mil... Read More

Orland Park Drivers: Is It Time to Replace Your PCV Valve?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine. When you are diving around Orland Park, fuel is burned in your vehi... Read More

Keeping Your Car Young in Orland Park

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. As Orland Park consumers, we live in a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away.New stuff comes out so fast in Illinois, and much of it is fairly cheap, so we just toss the old and move on. It seems like when we were kids ou... Read More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

Video: Most Orland Park drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Illinois folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Orland Park drivers all know — or should know — that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there some... Read More

The Economy of Maintenance for Orland Park Drivers

Video: Do I keep my old vehicle or buy a new one? It's a question most Orland Park drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't... Read More

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