The Check Engine Light strikes fear into the hearts of some Oswego drivers and is totally ignored by just as many. Just what it means is a mystery to most of us Oswego motorists.
Let’s get the urgency issues out of the way first. If your check engine light is flashing, that means t...
Posted in Monitoring System
on October 30, 2014
Today we want to talk to Oswego car owners about timing belts. They’re something that many Oswego drivers don’t know much about and yet your vehicle won’t run if it’s broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of ...
Posted in Parts
on October 23, 2014
Hello, welcome to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Oswego runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we’re most concerned with here at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Oswego are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the b...
Posted in Battery
on October 17, 2014
Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, us Oswego car owners generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle’s wheels in balance.
When a tire is mounted onto a wheel, ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on October 09, 2014
If you’ve ever heard a squealing sound under your SUV hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. Your serpentine belt is a long belt that’s driven by your engine. It winds around several accessories that power important automotive systems in your SUV. Let’s go over them.First, the s...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 02, 2014