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Straight and True in Sturgis: Wheel Alignment

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Sturgis folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive main... Read More

Sturgis Alignment Service

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... 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

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Sturgis Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Imagine you've left Sturgis and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: Alignment Inspection

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Sturgis drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Sturgis will inspect your tires for uneven wear as well as suspension and s... Read More

What To Do In Case Of An Accident in Battle Creek

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... Read More

Are There Blind Spots In Sturgis Michigan?

All Sturgis drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Sturgis. First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others... To... Read More

Lease Or Buy?

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Sturgis car financing. It's always a tough question for Sturgis motorists. But here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the car, with maybe an initial down payment, then monthly payme... Read More

Protecting Your SUV From Theft In Sturgis Michigan

Every car in Sturgis Michigan is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge – hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere. The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting vehicles: ... Read More

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