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Have You Checked Your Headlights?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Like everything in the Illinois automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Illinois drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Yorkville roads, enabling yo... Read More

Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Modern vehicles in and around Yorkville run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Yorkville drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electric... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Yorkville

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today we want to talk to Yorkville drivers about timing belts. They're something that many 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 br... Read More

Emergency Items For Your vehicle

Local Chicago roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Yorkville ... Read More

Emergency Items For Your SUV

Local Chicago roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip. Your close-to-home kit for around... Read More

Sandwich Drivers: Is It Time To Replace Your PCV Valve?

Improved fuel economy has two benefits for Yorkville auto owners: less fuel is necessary and fewer emissions are released. Sandwich cars and trucks run cleaner than ever. Yorkville car owners may not realize that the first federally mandated pollution control device came out almos... Read More

PCV Valve Service At Tuffy Yorkville In Yorkville

Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. The PCV Valve is a little, inexpensive part that does a key job for Yorkville drivers. PCV stands for Positive Crankcase Ventilation. The crankcase is the bottom area of the engine that holds the oil. When the SUV engine’s running, fuel is... Read More

Headlamp Replacement

Like everything automotive, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. We can all drive more safely at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility down the road, enabling you to see farther. They also improve your peripheral vision, helping you... Read More

PCV Valve Replacement

The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower part of the engine, called the crankcase. The crankcase is where your engine oil hangs out. These gases are about 70% unburned fuel. If the gases were allowed t... Read More

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