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Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Appleton Motorists

Video: Appleton residents know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirted—or injected—into 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 burn, so in th... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton in Appleton for Better Performance

Video: A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine.Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel i... Read More

Finding Vehicle Recall Information in Appleton, Wisconsin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. No matter how well they're made, vehicles in Appleton, Wisconsin, will have design or manufacturing problems. And when the government thinks a problem is really serious for people in Appleton, Wisconsin, they require the manufacturer to issue a... Read More

Direct Fuel Injection Update from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. For those of you in Appleton, Wisconsin who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example,... Read More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

Video: Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton for a check up.In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean f... Read More

To Save Gas Around Appleton: Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag.   One topic that hits the news in Wisconsin on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Wisconsin drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Appleton who don't want to add a car payment to our ... Read More

Engine Air Filter From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Many Appleton drivers have found themselves in the following situation: they go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but ... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Appleton, Wisconsin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to reme... Read More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Appleton, Wisconsin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Wisconsin environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Appleton very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel ... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Appleton Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Appleton area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't r... Read More

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