Service Center Standard and Procedures

September 11, 2015

All Illinois pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget important steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That ... More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

September 9, 2015

If you've ever been driving around Loves Park and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness which can be distracting and will affe... More

Tuffy Rockford: Good Service And Good Fuel Economy

August 29, 2015

Most Loves Park and Cherry Valley drivers want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving gas mileage. At Tuffy Rockford, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Loves Park motorists actually save? The US government ha... More

Check Engine Light Diagnosis At Tuffy Rockford

August 20, 2015

Hello Loves Park motorists. Have you ever had your check engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light really mean for Loves Park auto owners? First of ... More

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

August 19, 2015

Bad air quality while you're driving around Rockford is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet. These filters clean the air in the pa... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Loves Park

August 6, 2015

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Loves Park Illinois , but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Loves Park streets. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy. The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal'. Hard ... More

Tuffy Rockford Helps You Decipher The Menu Board: Part 2

August 5, 2015

Loves Park service centers have a menu board that lists the services they provide. Some Loves Park drivers may not be familiar with all of the items on the board so here is a quick description of some of the typical services that might be listed. Tuffy Rockford fuel system cleanin... More

Arrive Alive In Loves Park

July 29, 2015

We've all seen Illinois car owners do crazy things while driving to or from Chicago . A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Illinois roads.... More

Belvidere Drivers: Is It Time To Replace Your PCV Valve?

July 17, 2015

Improved fuel economy has two benefits for Loves Park drivers: less fuel is necessary and fewer emissions are released. Belvidere cars and trucks run cleaner than ever. Loves Park auto owners may not realize that the first federally mandated pollution control device came out alm... More

The Importance Of Loves Park Drivers Following Service Intervals

July 10, 2015

Today in our Tuffy Rockford blog, were going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your SUV isnt the only aspect of your life in Loves Park with recommended intervals: Lets start with twice yearly dental check-ups and regular physical exams. How about laundry, wa... More