Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Wyoming auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be replaced at around 12,000 to 15,000 miles (19,00...
Posted in Suspension
on May 01, 2018
Differential? What's that? And what's it for? I've been told by my service advisor that I need to get it serviced, but is that on the level?Do these questions sound familiar? They're not uncommon for Wyoming drivers. A lot of us in Wyoming don't know what a differential is or what it's fo...
Posted in Differential Service
on April 23, 2018
Many Wyoming residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Wyoming is really a lot more comprehensive these days.For exampl...
Posted in Exhaust
on April 17, 2018
Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally ...
Posted in Fluids
on April 11, 2018
When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to m...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 03, 2018
One thing all Wyoming drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Wyoming can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted – like from u...
Posted in Fluids
on March 25, 2018
Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Wyoming families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your parents...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on March 19, 2018
Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Wyoming. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Wyoming drivers that visit Tuffy Wyoming is contaminated refrigeran...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on March 12, 2018
Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the ...
Posted in Battery
on March 06, 2018
Have you ever had an experience like this in Wyoming, Michigan ? You drive through the one of those automatic car washes. When you get to the end, where the dryer is blowing, your Check Engine light starts flashing!You fear the worst, but within a block or two, the light stops flashing, bu...
Posted in Dashboard
on February 27, 2018