Car Care Tips

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Saginaw Drivers

Saginaw residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to ... Read More

Commitment to Make Your vehicle Last at Tuffy Saginaw

These days many people in the Saginaw area are really committed to making their cars last a long time. First thing: you've got to start with what you've got. It'd be ideal if people started with a brand new car, never missed a scheduled service item, paid attention to the severe service maintena... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Saginaw drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front wheel is out of balance you'll feel it in the steeri... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Saginaw 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. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm ... Read More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Saginaw in Saginaw

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Saginaw drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but i... Read More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... Read More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

All Michigan pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Saginaw automo... Read More

Saginaw Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Saginaw driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that if it ain't broke, don't fix it is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Saginaw residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this is ... Read More

Saginaw Air Conditioning Service

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Saginaw, but not in your vehicle. When Saginaw 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... Read More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Saginaw

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine has to do with the c... Read More

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