Car Care Tips

January 2014

Keeping Your 'Old Faithful' Auto Running

At Tuffy Walled Lake we’ve had a lot of Walled Lake, Wixom, and Commerce clients asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that’s been building for several years. The median age of personal vehicles is now over nine year... Read More

Tuffy Walled Lake: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

Your browser does not support video Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your SUV engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let’s go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Michigan freeways, twenty pounds of carbon dioxide comes out... Read More

Tire Replacement: What Novi Drivers Need to Know

Looking at getting some new tires? The choices at Novi tire stores can be a little overwhelming. Suppose you have an SUV and are trying to decide between all season tires or some that are also rated for off-highway. Do you get off the payment on the outskirts of Novi more than most?... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Walled Lake, Michigan

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the mi... Read More

Following Recommended Intervals For Your SUV

If you're reading this article in Walled Lake, Michigan, then you probably care about your car and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your service technician tells you the manufacturer recommends some additional service. Your heart beats a li... Read More

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