Fuel Injectors

October 10, 2022

The last new American vehicles sold in Sturgis with a carburetor rolled out of the Michigan dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Sturgis, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engine ... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Sturgis for Better Performance

September 26, 2022

Hi Sturgis residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the en... More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Sturgis Drivers

September 23, 2022

Sturgis residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to ... More

Clean Fuel ? Clean Performance for Sturgis Drivers

September 13, 2022

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Sturgis auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; they ... More

Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Tuffy Sturgis

September 7, 2022

The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Sturgis use fuel filters. For more information about your fuel filter, visit Tuffy Sturgis a... More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Tuffy Sturgis

September 6, 2022

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel-i... More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Sturgis

September 4, 2022

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Sturgis for a check up.In today's Tuffy Sturgis auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Sturgis residents need fuel to go, and the cleaner t... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

August 22, 2022

Hello Sturgis resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your eng... More

To Save Gas Around Sturgis: Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

August 17, 2022

One topic that hits the news in Michigan on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Michigan drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Sturgis who don't want to add a car payment to our monthly expenses, we need to improve our fuel economy an... More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Sturgis, Michigan

August 16, 2022

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Sturgis, Michigan.Unless they drive a vintage car, Sturgis auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a sc... More