Make Your Vehicle Last

June 26, 2016

We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, Illinois folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do ... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Chicago

June 21, 2016

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Chicago, Illinois, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Chicago streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just sucks t... More

Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

June 12, 2016

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Illinois. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Chicago residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital to the... More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy)

June 5, 2016

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Chicago. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technological advances in transmissions. To get a better understan... More