Check Engine Light Diagnosis at Tuffy Rockford

June 24, 2020

Hello Loves Park . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little ligh... More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

April 7, 2019

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... More

Things Aren't Always What They Seem

June 3, 2018

If you drive, you know at some point, something's going to go wrong with your vehicle. And sometimes, it's pretty easy to figure out what's wrong, like a flat tire. But sometimes your vehicle's symptoms can be really puzzling. One driver in Illinois was heading to work on a hot July day and not... More

The Tuffy Rockford Guide To Caring For Your Transmission

November 6, 2014

Most cars and trucks have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Rockford motorists only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Rockford. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster.... More

Transmission Service

March 28, 2014

Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Loves Park drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for Illinois motorists to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 k... More

Transmission Care In Loves Park Illinois

November 19, 2013

Call Tuffy Rockford to make an appointment to check your transmission in Loves Park . 6574 E. Riverside Loves Park , Illinois 61111 815.639.1239 Do you have any plans around Loves Park Illinois for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends and are taking the boat up to the lake. Ma... More