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 Tuffy TIre & Auto Service Center Orland Park service a...
Posted in Fluids
on August 27, 2018
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 passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filte...
Posted in Suspension
on August 19, 2018
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-mileage vehicle in the Orland Park area, bring it int...
Posted in Maintenance
on August 12, 2018
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 vehicle engine, it pushes the pistons down and the...
Posted in Parts
on August 07, 2018