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Diagnosing Your Vehicle at Tuffy Yorkville in Yorkville

Video: When we Yorkville residents get a car repair bill, we really shouldn't be surprised to find “diagnostic fees” as one of the line items. When we get a computer fixed, there is usually a charge for the time it takes to diagnose the problem. When we go to a medical doctor, most of his fee is for his... Read More

Automotive Detective Work in Yorkville

Video: There's a reason we use the word “diagnose” when we talk about fixing cars in Yorkville. Figuring out what's wrong with your vehicle has a lot of similarities to figuring out what's wrong with someone who is ill. Vehicles are a mass of complex systems that can produce a variety of symptoms when ... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

Video: Starting in 1996, Tuffy Yorkville service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Control Module is a computer th... Read More

What is That? Check Engine Light Service At Tuffy Yorkville

Video: Okay. You went to your local Yorkville car wash and while your SUV was under the dryer, the check engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the SUV! You head for the nearest Yorkville service station, but on the way, the check engine l... Read More

The Tuffy Yorkville Guide To Vehicle Diagnosis

Video: Modern Yorkville vehicles have several computers on board that control all kinds of things like engine functions, transmission shifts, traction control, anti-lock brakes, stability control, emissions – and on some vehicles, even steering, braking and the throttle. Think about that for a minute ... Read More

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