Before the recession hit, the median age for cars in the Sturgis Michigan area (zip code: 49091) was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Sturgis we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise.
If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Battle Creek ar...
Posted in Maintenance
on August 29, 2015
Screeching tires, crunching metal – it’s an accident! If you’ve ever been in a car accident in Sturgis, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It’s hard to think straight and know what to do. Let’s review what Sturgis motorists should do in case of an accident: When an...
Posted in Automotive News
on August 21, 2015
Car care is a critical part of auto safety in Sturgis. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Michigan roads is to drive safely. Defensive driving is safe driving. And defensive driving is all about attitude. You have to decide that you will be a safe driver i...
Posted in Safety
on August 14, 2015
Nowadays, Sturgis car owners are paying more at Battle Creek gas pumps. For some families in the greater Battle Creek area, it adds up to several hundred dollars every month. That’s got to come out of the budget somewhere. This is one of the reasons many Michigan drivers are putting ...
Posted in Service Intervals
on August 07, 2015
Sturgis auto owners rely on their car's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your SUV engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it’s cooled by air flowing over the radiator. ...
Posted in Cooling System
on August 01, 2015