Breathe New Life into Your Engine (MAF sensor replacement)

February 13, 2022

If youve noticed your vehicle is hard to start, stalling, or has lost power, the culprit may be a part with an odd name: the MAF sensor. You may have never even heard of a MAF sensor, but its important that it be working correctly, or you may be experiencing some fairly significant engine issues... More

Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) Really Save Gas?

October 18, 2020

Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Chicago drivers don't always extend those ... More

Fuel for Thought

January 16, 2020

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... More

Wasteful Thinking

July 31, 2018

With the weather getting colder, you might be tempted to start your vehicle up, let it idle for 15 or 20 minutes and then get in the nice, cozy cabin. Some vehicles offer remote starting that let you do that from the comfort of your home or apartment. But is letting your vehicle idle like that ... More

Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) in Chicago

March 20, 2018

With Chicago gas prices being what they are, many of us in Illinois are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Chicago area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in Illino... More

Hey Chicago Drivers: How Do You Save Gas?

June 27, 2017

Higher Chicago fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Chicago drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high fuel... More

Good Service at Tuffy Chicago (Diversey Pkwy) Equals Good Fuel Economy in Chicago

May 8, 2016

Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Chicago drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Illinois, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through preventi... More