Winter Tires

October 7, 2022

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Sturgis driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Michigan, winter tires differed from highway tires only in the... More

Nitrogen Fill For Tires in Sturgis Michigan

October 5, 2022

So, everyone in the Sturgis Michigan area knows how great helium is you know, party balloons, squeaky voices. But a lot of people around Sturgis still haven't heard about the benefits of nitrogen in your tires, and how it can help your tires. Here's some great advice from AutoNetTV, broug... More

Sturgis Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

September 18, 2022

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Sturgis on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are considered signif... More

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

September 14, 2022

Some of us Sturgis drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Michigan, where you want to go or the look you're after; there is a tire for you.The same is true about wheels. The ... More

Saving Lives in Sturgis with Tire Pressure

September 11, 2022

All new passenger vehicles on our Sturgis, Michigan, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is that yo... More

Tuffy Sturgis Advice on Buying New Tires

August 19, 2022

Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Sturgis driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Michigan seasons.Sturgis off-roaders should be excited about the options ava... More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Sturgis

August 13, 2022

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match yo... More

Helping Sturgis Drivers Get the Right Tires

August 8, 2022

Every Sturgis vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread is en... More

Tire Rotation and Balancing at Tuffy Sturgis in Sturgis

August 4, 2022

Tires do a lot of work for Sturgis drivers. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Sturgis. They also support the entire weight of the vehicle, including you and your passengers. Wit... More

The Tuffy Sturgis Guide to Custom Wheels

August 3, 2022

If you're interested in customizing the wheels and tires on your vehicle, there are a few things you should know first.Most importantly, the wheels you buy need to fit your vehicle. Not all wheels are created equal. Too many Sturgis drivers have bought a set of wheels that caught their eye, then... More