Recommended Service Intervals at Tuffy Sturgis

September 9, 2022

Most people in the Sturgis area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standards. Som... More

Easy Miles ? Do Sturgis Driving Conditions Affect Service Intervals?

August 6, 2022

Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more at a cons... More

Hey Sturgis Drivers, How Many Miles Are on Your Car?

July 5, 2022

Nowadays, Sturgis drivers are paying more at Michigan gas pumps. For some families 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 off buying a new car. They plan on keeping their old v... More

Tuffy Sturgis Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

June 2, 2019

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Michigan. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Sturgis residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital to the... More

Ask Tuffy Sturgis About the Importance of Service Intervals

June 6, 2018

Today in our Tuffy Sturgis blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life with recommended intervals: What about six-month dental cleanings and regular physical exams? Then there's laundry, mowing the lawn, paying your ele... More

Should Sturgis Soccer Moms Follow the Severe Service Schedule?

July 10, 2017

So you take your vehicle in for maintenance and the pro at Tuffy Sturgis tells you that you ought to change your oil more often. What? You followed the maintenance schedule but you take a second look at that severe service schedule and see some of the following: 1. Most of your trips around Stur... More

Recommended Sturgis Service Intervals

December 20, 2016

Everyone in Sturgis, Michigan, knows we are advised to go to our Sturgis dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Sturgis residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she tells us ... More

Deciphering the Tuffy Sturgis Menu Board

August 23, 2016

Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Sturgis, Michigan, service centers like Tuffy Sturgis have a board that lists the routine services they provide. But some people don't know what these services really are unless they ask. Let's go down a typical list, in alphabetical orde... More

Hey Sturgis Drivers, How Many Miles Are On Your Car?

August 7, 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. Thats got to come out of the budget somewhere. This is one of the reasons many Michigan drivers are putting o... More

Easy Miles

December 11, 2014

Have you ever noticed that your auto manufacturer has a schedule in your owners manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Lets define what severe driving conditions arent: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for twenty miles or m... More