Air Conditioning Service in Chicago

August 26, 2022

Hey Chicago! Let's talk about one of our Illinois summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for Chicago drivers to take their car's air conditioner for granted. Just push the right buttons and out comes cool, dry, clean air. But your air conditioning system needs attention from time to ... More

Not So Cool (Air Conditioning Systems)

August 14, 2022

There's nothing quite like getting in your vehicle on a hot day, switching on the air conditioning and having warm air blow out of the vents. You may have had no problem for months and then, one day, you are driving around in a sauna. You're hot stuff, but not in a good way! So what goes wrong w... More

A Cold Day in Chicago ? Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy)

July 29, 2022

Most Chicago drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Illinois highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Chicago rush hour, but so can a long ride in a ho... More

Busted! Air Conditioning (Air Conditioning Maintenance)

June 6, 2021

Your vehicle's air conditioning is something you count on when the weather heats up. But there's bound to be a day when you turn it on and one of these things happens: Only warm air blows out Cold air starts blowing out but then it turns warm on its own It's not blowing air at all It blows smel... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy): Making Your A/C System Last Longer

May 5, 2019

Chicago drivers know that if their air conditioning system isnt making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to lub... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy): Air Conditioning ? Common Problem

February 24, 2019

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Chicago. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Chicago drivers that visit Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) is contami... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) in Chicago

September 30, 2018

Most Illinois auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning ... More

To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

March 11, 2018

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision. Should I get it fixed now, later or never? Air conditioning is one of those things. You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... More

Chicago Air Conditioning Service

August 8, 2016

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Chicago, but not in your vehicle. When Chicago residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more comfo... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy): Air Conditioning Inspection

May 31, 2016

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Chicago require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some p... More