Car Care Tips

October 2017

On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

Starting in 1996, Tuffy Sturgis service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Control Module is a computer that... Read More

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Your browser does not support the video tag. Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Sturgis area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make ... Read More

Hitting the Brakes in Sturgis

Your browser does not support the video tag. Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don't care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Sturgis drivers — on the road. And good safety starts w... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: Causes of Wheel Misalignment

When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Sturgis drivers often associate our wheels being “knocked” out of alignment with an event like a major crash, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object. ... Read More

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