How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Mount Pleasant

June 27, 2018

There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Mount Pleasant can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and programs take forever to load. Eventually, many ... More

Tuffy Mount Pleasant Alternator Replacement Service in Mount Pleasant

June 19, 2018

Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that it's all about the alternator. Driving around Mount Pleasant is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control ... More

Tacky or Techie? The Tachometer.

June 14, 2018

There's a gauge that many vehicles have that says RPM on it. And there are a lot of people who either don't pay any attention to it or don't even know what it is. Here's why it's a good gauge to know about. It's called a tachometer, and that "RPM" label means it is measuring how many revolutions... More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation – PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Mount Pleasant

June 3, 2018

Hello Mount Pleasant! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Michigan vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States governme... More