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Tuffy Sturgis Automotive Tips: Alternator

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows, and everything you plug into the... Read More

Battery Basics For Sturgis

It's important for Sturgis auto owners to know battery basics. First, let’s talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Michigan weather. Most Battle Creek auto owners think it’s cold weather because that’s when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold SUV engine.... Read More

Charge It In Sturgis For Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our auto owners in Sturgis, Michigan: Only thirty percent of car batteries make it to forty-eight months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from fifty-one months in extremely cold areas to just thirty months in extremely h... Read More

A New Battery In Sturgis

Your browser does not support videoHello Sturgis drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Sturgis, here’s some auto advice to help you. There are two measurements to c... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Today’s report from Tuffy Sturgis is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn’t. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Sturgis veh... Read More

Battery Replacement At Tuffy Sturgis In Sturgis

Hello, welcome to Tuffy Sturgis. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Sturgis runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we’re most concerned with here at Tuffy Sturgis are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our smoke detectors or TV rem... Read More

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