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Arrive Alive in Oswego

Video: We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Oswego. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Illinois roads.The truth is that all of us ... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Oswego, Illinois

Video: Oswego auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Oswego, Illinois, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take good care o... Read More

All Lined Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego

Video: 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 Oswego can cause your vehicle's wheels to be out of alignment.Driving for an extended time around Oswego wh... Read More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

Video: Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to d... Read More

Introduction to Diesels for Oswego, Illinois

Video: Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Oswego, Illinois, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Illinois are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe hav... Read More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego in Oswego

Video: Most Illinois auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning ... Read More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego Service Advisor

Video: Oswego drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust him.If your service ... Read More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego

Video: Many Oswego drivers want to accessorize their vehicle - you know, make it theirs. One of the easiest ways to get a custom look is to get some new wheels. There are thousands of wheel designs at Oswego area tire shops to get you the look you want. And for many Oswego drivers, that look includes b... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego: Rotor Problems

Video: The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in Oswego.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions result in less ... Read More

AAA - Cautions in Extreme Heat

Video: {?video;480;360;http://www.youtube.com/embed/0t63k66IjSk;http://www.protech-automotive.com/Car-Care-Tips/content/images/AAA_ExtremeHeat.jpg;/video?} With temperatures soaring to record highs around the country, AAA cautions motorists not to underestimate the ways in which extreme heat can wreak ... Read More

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