Car Care Tips

June 2018

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Tuffy Walled Lake

Your browser does not support the video tag. Anyone who drives a car in Walled Lake knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make ... Read More

Tuffy Walled Lake Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Walled Lake

Let's talk about something critical for all Walled Lake drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop – so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub kee... Read More

Tuffy Walled Lake Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Michigan! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel e... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Walled Lake in Walled Lake

Your browser does not support the video tag. If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and ... Read More

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