A Not-So-Straight Story (Vehicle Pulls to One Side)

May 23, 2021

A vehicle should travel straight down a straight road with the steering wheel centered. But time and travel can take their toll and soon you may find your vehicle pulling to the left or right. Those are not good signs and should be taken care of fairly quickly. One thing that you should note is... More

Trip Inspection at Tuffy Rockford in Loves Park

October 4, 2020

Loves Park area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.Now Loves Park drivers can't al... More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Loves Park Automobiles

September 14, 2020

Loves Park drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Loves Park, Illinois, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are line... More

All Lined Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Rockford

August 15, 2020

When all of your vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Hitting a road hazard or even just the normal bumps and bounces of everyday driving in Loves Park can cause your vehicle's wheels to be out of alignment.Driving for an extended time around Loves... More

Tracking True in Illinois: Wheel Alignment in Loves Park

July 26, 2020

The biggest issue for Loves Park area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Rockford in Loves Park.... More

Straight and True in Loves Park: Wheel Alignment

July 23, 2020

Most Loves Park folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by drivers in Loves... More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Rockford

July 14, 2020

Hello Loves Park! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace them ... More

Why Alignment Matters (Vehicle Alignment Maintenance)

June 21, 2020

It's one of those things that can happen on a multi-day road adventure or a quick trip to the grocery store. You hit a pothole, go too fast over a speed bump, nail a curb. When it happens, you think, "I wonder if that was hard enough to do any damage?" But things seem ok and you continue on yo... More

Tracking True in Loves Park: Wheel Alignment

July 14, 2019

At Tuffy Rockford, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Rockford alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, steering and suspension parts are inspected for problems. Then the alignment ... More

Loves Park Alignment Service

September 9, 2018

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... More