Car Care Tips

For Brakes' Sake (Brake Rotor Service in Chicago)

Think of how much abuse your brakes take. Day in and day out, they stop your vehicle when it's going fast and when it's going slow. Maybe your vehicle has been vibrating when you brake, or maybe it seems like your stopping distance is a little bit longer than it used to be.Then it's time to get ... Read More

Fall and Spring Checkup in Chicago

When I was a kid, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) for a checkup and he said that he read on the internet t... Read More

The Best Test

Would you buy a jacket without even trying it on? Probably not, but it might surprise you that one study shows about half the people buy a vehicle after a short test drive around the block or none at all. If you're in the market for another vehicle, make sure you check out the most important thi... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Chicago Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other.... Read More

THE IMPORTANCE OF VISIBILITY (Cleaning Vehicle Glass)

We've all been through it. The vehicle ahead of us kicks up mud, slush, snow or salt on our windshield and we can't see a thing. And not being able to see a thing when we're driving? Not a good thing.Debris on a vehicle's glass can be blinding when driving directly into the sun. And other thi... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy): Battery Testing

The simple fact is that 70% of car batteries fail within 4 years. They just need to be replaced at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) when they are no longer able to hold a full charge.Batteries are a big ticket item for most Chicago drivers and it’s tempting to put off buying a new one as long as pos... Read More

"Current" Affairs (Blown Fuses)

You may be driving along and find that suddenly your radio stops working. There are no numbers on the display. Then when you get home, you notice the garage door opener doesn't do a thing when you press the button. Hmm, this was working just fine this morning. Are the two problems somehow rela... Read More

The Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

The team at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) in Chicago, and Illinois car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Chicago drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks.And we all know—or shoul... Read More

Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) Helps You Decipher the Menu Board: Part 2

Illinois service centers have a menu board that lists the services they provide. Some Chicago drivers may not be familiar with all of the items on the board so here is a quick description of some of the typical services that might be... Read More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy)

A lot of us Chicago drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Illinois motorists to... Read More

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