Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

March 29, 2020

Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Sturgis road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery; the water pump - ... More

Tuffy Sturgis Service for Your Exhaust System

March 22, 2020

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle. The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of th... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Sturgis

March 15, 2020

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Sturgis, Michigan, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Sturgis streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just sucks t... More

The Puzzling Puddle (Leaks Under Vehicle)

March 8, 2020

Ever notice a little spot of liquid under your vehicle after you've parked in your driveway or garage? It may have been something as simple as water left from air conditioning condensation. But then again, it could be a sign that there's trouble brewing in one of your vehicle's systems. You can ... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis for Better Performance

March 1, 2020

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... More