Tuffy Rockford Automotive Tips: Alternator

April 5, 2020

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. Thats everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the p... More

Charge It In Loves Park For Extended Battery Life

November 5, 2015

Here's an interesting statistic for our drivers in Loves Park , Illinois : Only thirty percent of car batteries make it to forty-eight months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from fifty-one months in extremely cold areas to just thirty months in extremely ... More

Make Your Battery Last

September 23, 2014

Todays report from Tuffy Rockford is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadnt. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Loves Park ... More

A New Battery In Loves Park

July 29, 2014

Hello Loves Park drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Loves Park , heres some auto advice to help you. There are two measurements to consider when purchasing a ... More

Battery Replacement At Tuffy Rockford In Loves Park

December 31, 2013

Hello, welcome to Tuffy Rockford. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Loves Park runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries were most concerned with here at Tuffy Rockford are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our smoke detectors or T... More