Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Appleton, Wisconsin

October 30, 2016

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 drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the Appl... More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Appleton

October 25, 2016

There's a segment of the Appleton area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 kilome... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton Automotive Tips: Diagnostic Service

October 16, 2016

Imagine waking up one morning with a stomach ache. You pick up the phone, call the doctors office and say, Ive got a really bad tummy ache. How much will it cost to make me feel better? Of course you wouldnt do that. You know that there could be a lot of reasons for your symptoms and that the doc... More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

October 10, 2016

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 match yo... More

Your Vehicle Is NOT Maintenance Free, Appleton Car Owners

October 3, 2016

A generation ago, Appleton drivers seemed to be more inclined to keep their vehicle's preventive maintenance on schedule. One reason for this may be that vehicles back then were a lot less reliable than they are today. Taking your vehicle in to your Appleton shop every year or two for repairs se... More