The median age for cars in the Loves Park , Illinois area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Rockford we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise.If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Loves Park area, bring it into Tuffy Rockford for high-mil...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 28, 2017
Hello Loves Park ! Today's Tuffy Rockford car 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 motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why we'd need a m...
Posted in Fluids
on March 21, 2017
Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Loves 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 Loves Park drivers should do in case of an accident:When an ac...
Posted in Drive Train
on March 13, 2017
A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and tens of thousands of miles for Loves Park drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that h...
Posted in Suspension
on March 05, 2017