Car Care Tips

Distracted Driving

Video: When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... Read More

Smart Oswego Drivers Protect Against Overheating

Video: Engines get hot when they run. This heat can build up and damage vital engine parts, so engines need a cooling system to keep them running. Cooling system failure is the most common mechanical failure in vehicles. This is unfortunate, because these failures are usually easy for Oswego drivers to... Read More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on Illinois Roads?

Video: Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in Illinois spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive drivin... Read More

Drive Defensively in Illinois

Video: Car care is part of auto safety in Oswego. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Illinois roads is to drive safely.Defensive driving begins with the proper attitude. Have in mind that you won't let anyone take your safety away from you. You'll be aware of your surroundings,... Read More

Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego Help You Extend the Life of Your Car

Video: If you haven't shopped in the Oswego area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Oswego, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old vehicle for a few mo... Read More

The J.C. Motors Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

Video: Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally ... Read More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

Video: If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Oswego, Illinois, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Oswego, Illinois:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. Leavi... Read More

The Economy of Maintenance for Oswego Drivers

Video: Do I keep my old vehicle or buy a new one? It's a question most Oswego drivers ask themselves at some time or another.Generally, what it comes down to is the choice between a car payment and the possibility of repair bills. Most of the time, we want to choose the car payment because we don't like... Read More

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


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