Trip Inspection at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

October 19, 2022

Sturgis area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.Now Sturgis drivers can't always a... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

October 3, 2022

Many Sturgis drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the internal ... More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Sturgis Automobiles

August 10, 2022

Sturgis drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Sturgis, Michigan, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up e... More

All Lined Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Sturgis

July 25, 2022

When all of your vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Hitting a road hazard or even just the normal bumps and bounces of everyday driving in Sturgis can cause your vehicle's wheels to be out of alignment.Driving for an extended time around Sturgis ... More

Straight Ahead (Wheel Alignment)

November 7, 2021

If every road was straight and smooth, we wouldn't have to worry much about wheel alignment. But they're not, so we do. Hitting potholes or driving on rough pavement can knock your vehicle out of alignment and you'll notice it in one of several ways. Your steering wheel may not be centered when ... More

Tracking True in Michigan: Wheel Alignment in Sturgis

May 30, 2021

The biggest issue for Sturgis area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis. When u... More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Sturgis

January 14, 2020

Hello Sturgis! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace them mor... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Sturgis: Signs of an Alignment Problem

July 7, 2019

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 an accident, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object. Whil... More

Tracking True in Sturgis: Wheel Alignment

January 13, 2019

At Tuffy Sturgis, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Sturgis alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, steering and suspension parts are inspected for problems. Then the alignment is... More

Straight and True in Sturgis: Wheel Alignment

November 19, 2017

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 maintenance that may get overlooked by drivers in Sturgis ... More