Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

December 27, 2016

The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. Sturgis drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more expen... More

Recommended Sturgis Service Intervals

December 20, 2016

Everyone in Sturgis, Michigan, knows we are advised to go to our Sturgis dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Sturgis residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she tells us ... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: Wiper Blades ? Signs of Wear

December 11, 2016

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Sturgis drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace them... More

Improve Your Night Vision When Driving in Sturgis

December 6, 2016

Night driving in Sturgis is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just can't... More