Tuffy Rockford Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

September 25, 2016

Loves Park residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating and premium t... More

Loves Park, Illinois Winter Prep Service for Your Auto

September 19, 2016

When winter approaches in Illinois, Loves Park residents break out the sweaters, coats, boots and mittens. We want to be ready for Illinois winter conditions. Your vehicle needs to be ready for winter as well. The last thing Loves Park residents want is to get stranded out in the cold. You need y... More

Why People in Loves Park Hesitate to Get Their Vehicle Serviced

September 12, 2016

A recent report stated that over 80 percent of the vehicles on our Loves Park, Illinois, roads have one or more service or repair that's needed but hasn't been taken care of. Now that's a lot of undone service. That translates into something over 160 million vehicles in North America alone. Some ... More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Loves Park Drivers

September 6, 2016

Knowing how their engine works can help Loves Park drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and down ... More