Have You Checked Your Headlights?

September 26, 2016

Like everything in the Michigan automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Michigan drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Sturgis roads, enabling you to see farther. They also improve your peripheral visio... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

September 19, 2016

Repair or Replace? Thats a question Sturgis drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the should... More

Tuffy Sturgis Fuel Saving Tip for Sturgis: Check Engine Light

September 13, 2016

Here's a question for Sturgis, Michigan : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.) Many conditio... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Sturgis

September 5, 2016

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Sturgis area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to get ... More