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Introduction to Diesels for Bloomington, Illinois

Your browser does not support the video tag. Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Bloomington, Illinois, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Illinois are surprised to ... Read More

Tuffy Bloomington: Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Bloomington auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving economy. At Tuffy Bloomington, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Bloomington drivers actually sav... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Bloomington, Illinois

Your browser does not support the video tag. A lot of fuel is wasted in the Bloomington area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves ... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Bloomington, Illinois

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

Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Bloomington Motorists

Bloomington 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... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Bloomington in Bloomington for Better Performance

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

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Bloomington

Your browser does not support the video tag. There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Bloomington can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and progr... Read More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Bloomington Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Bloomington residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are... Read More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Bloomington, Illinois

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Bloomington, Illinois.Unless they drive a vintage car, Bloomington auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual ... Read More

Diesel Maintenance for Illinois

Your browser does not support the video tag. At Tuffy Bloomington we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Illinois friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. P... Read More

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