By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

August 28, 2017

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Sturgis drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but i... More

Tuffy Sturgis Alternator Replacement Service in Sturgis

August 20, 2017

Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Sturgis is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and lane depa... More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

August 17, 2017

If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges the battery. Without the alternator, the... More

Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Sturgis

August 1, 2017

Many Sturgis car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing an engine air filter? The answer is that not replacing it could cause your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor to fail. This expensive sensor is situated between your engine air filter and your engine. Dirty air fil... More