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Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Tuffy Lake In The Hills Really Save Gas?

Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Lake In The Hills drivers don't always ext... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Lake In The Hills Today

Hello Lake In The Hills drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Lake In The Hills, bits of the surface of the battery plates disintegrate. ... Read More

Battery Replacement at Tuffy Lake In The Hills in Lake In The Hills

Hello, welcome to Tuffy Lake In The Hills. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Lake In The Hills runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Tuffy Lake In The Hills are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our... Read More

Transmission Service at Tuffy Lake In The Hills in Lake In The Hills

Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Lake In The Hills drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Illinois to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 k... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Lake In The Hills in Lake In The Hills

The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shi... Read More

New School: Automotive Tuffy Lake In The Hills Technician Training

Lake In The Hills consumers are demanding. We want a safe, reliable vehicle that handles well and is comfortable to ride in. Oh, and we want good fuel economy, too. We also want vehicle repairs that are cheap, fast and easy. Unfortunately, one usually comes at the cost of the other.Today's vehicl... Read More

Lake In The Hills Exhaust and Emissions Service

Many Lake In The Hills residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Lake In The Hills is really a lot more comprehensive... Read More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Lake In The Hills Service Advisor

Lake In The Hills drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust ... Read More

Air Conditioning Maintenance at Tuffy Lake In The Hills in Lake In The Hills

Warm weather or cold, Lake In The Hills drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Lake In The Hills people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Tuffy Lake In The Hills, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive mai... Read More

Introduction to Diesels for Lake In The Hills, Illinois

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Lake In The Hills, Illinois, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses – We're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Illinois are surprised to learn that around half the cars on th... Read More

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