Coolant Service at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy)

February 28, 2018

Chicago residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of Illinois temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it has... More

Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

February 20, 2018

At Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) we get a lot of Chicago drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around Illinois, so it's important to know that the vehicle is up to the task and won't leave ... More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Chicago

February 11, 2018

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Chicago area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Chicago diesel-f... More

Brake Service at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) in Chicago

February 6, 2018

Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Chicago drivers' vehicles. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every Illinois driver's vehicle maintenance schedule. At Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy), our team will check your brake system and let you know if ... More