Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine, has to ...
Posted in Timing Belt
on October 30, 2014
Safe Michigan travel starts with preventive maintenance and good car care at Tuffy Mount Pleasant . But there are other things Mount Pleasant auto owners can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here’s some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save ...
Posted in Safety
on October 24, 2014
Most people in the Mount Pleasant 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 s...
Posted in Service Intervals
on October 16, 2014
Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out. The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider two-thirty-seconds of an inch to be the mi...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on October 10, 2014
For those of you in Mount Pleasant Michigan who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6. For example, in one family of engines the conven...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 03, 2014