Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

December 30, 2018

The Check Engine Light strikes fear into the hearts of some Port Huron drivers, and is totally ignored by just as many. Just what it means is a mystery to most people. Let's get the urgency issues out of the way first. If your Check Engine light is flashing, that means that something is w... More

Odometer Rollback on Your Port Huron, Michigan Vehicle

December 23, 2018

How do Port Huron drivers know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Michigan consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Michigan seller must certify the mileage reported is the actual mileage.To have your odometer check... More

Water Pump

December 16, 2018

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat the water pump The water pump's like t... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Port Huron: Wiper Blades – Signs of Wear

December 9, 2018

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Port Huron drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace t... More

Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Port Huron Help You Keep Your Vehicle Another Couple of Years

December 2, 2018

Port Huron area residents may remember when the U.S. government's Cash for Clunkers program made a splash on the news scene. People were offered incentives to trade in old vehicles for new, in the interest of better and improved air quality from reduced emissions.But a lot of Port Huron drivers w... More