Car Care Tips

Hitting The Brakes In Bloomington

Safety should always be a critical element of your car care. So even if you don’t care about how your car looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Bloomington drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes. Brakes need a reg... Read More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

No matter how well they’re made, cars are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the automobile manufacturer to issue recall notices to Bloomington residents and to... Read More

Another Couple of Years: Making Your Vehicle Last With Help From Tuffy Bloomington

A while back, the Cash for Clunkers program was all over the Illinois news. Bloomington people could trade in their old vehicle for a new one that got better gas mileage and receive a government rebate. A lot of Bloomington motorists had so-called clunkers that they wanted to keep.... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics For Bloomington

All modern Bloomington vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it’s a topic Peoria drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount, at the right time; to be mixed with air and... Read More

A Cold Day In Bloomington

Most Bloomington car owners worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Illinois interstate but don’t worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown at the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Peoria rush hour, but so can a long ride ... Read More

Smart Bloomington Drivers Protect Against Overheating

Engines get hot when they run. This heat can build up and damage vital engine parts, so engines need a cooling system to keep them running. Cooling system failure is the most common mechanical failure in vehicles. This is unfortunate, because these failures are usually easy for Bloomington driver... Read More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Tuffy Bloomington

At AutoNetTV we love doughnuts. So let's pretend you have three doughnuts right in front of you for today's discussion about upsizing wheels and tires. Hey, don't eat them now - your going to need them later. Many Bloomington motorists want to accessorize their car - you know, make i... Read More

Differential Service At Tuffy Bloomington: Viva la Difference

Every SUV on Illinois expressways has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle, but most Bloomington car owners don’t have a clue what it is. The differential compensates for differing wheel speeds. For example, when you turn, the inside tire on t... Read More

Talk To Tuffy Bloomington About New Shoes For Your Vehicle

Custom wheels are one way that Bloomington folks express themselves and personalize their SUV. But they aren’t as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several important factors need to be considered, including cost, the fit of the wheel, modifications that will have to... Read More

Fall and Spring Checkup In Bloomington

When I was a kid in Bloomington, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Bloomington for my checkup and he said that he read on the internet that modern cars don't need seasonal service. ... Read More

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