Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today's modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver's arms. That's why old cars had such large steering wheels...
Posted in Steering
on November 30, 2016
Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Loves Park drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of th...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on November 20, 2016
Every car in Loves Park, Illinois, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau reco...
Posted in Drive Train
on November 14, 2016
Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Loves Park is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heat...
Posted in Fluids
on November 07, 2016
People near Loves Park, Illinois, often ask Tuffy Rockford how often they should have a particular service done. It's a great thing to ask. You can look at your owner's manual or have your Loves Park, Illinois, service advisor at Tuff...
Posted in Service Intervals
on November 01, 2016