On Board Diagnostics For Your SUV

January 28, 2016

Make an appointment with Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton to have your on board diagnostics analyzed. 2940 E. College Ave Appleton, Wisconsin 54915 920-954-8500 Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Appleton Wiscons... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton Smart Car Care Videos: Serpentine Belt System Wear

January 21, 2016

The primary job of the serpentine belt is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will not completely ... More

Automotive Guide for Appleton: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

January 15, 2016

There are several essential factors that go into how often Appleton auto owners should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether its a lot of bugs and road grime from Wiscons... More

Maintaining Your Older Car In Appleton Wisconsin

January 7, 2016

The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Appleton Wisconsin: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Appleton Wisconsin motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price... More

Timing Belt

January 5, 2016

Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly expensive repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's Appleton car owners take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our essential timing belt. First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the engi... More