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A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Yorkville

Video: When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Yorkville drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals — like transmission service — sometimes get overlooked. Yet transmission service is part of car care. A poorly maintained transmissio... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Yorkville: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

Video: When Yorkville drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake systems... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Yorkville Tune Up

Video: Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Yorkville: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

Video: There are several important factors that go into how often Yorkville drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out – especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether it’s a lot of bugs and road grime from Illinois  ... Read More

Tuffy Yorkville Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Video: Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Yorkville residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can a... Read More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Yorkville?

Video: Hello Yorkville - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you see, y... Read More

Smart Yorkville 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 Yorkville drivers... Read More

Tuffy Yorkville Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

Video: Today's Tuffy Yorkville post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuffy Yorkville service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle.Brake fluid ... Read More

The Tuffy Yorkville Guide to Tire Specs

Video: You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Yorkville service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter and the man... Read More

Breathe Deep in Yorkville With a New Cabin Air Filter

Video: Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Yorkville auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be replaced at around 12,000 to 15,000 miles (19,000 to ... Read More

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