Upgrade Shocks for Better Handling in Mount Pleasant

February 7, 2021

Many Mount Pleasant drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole o... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Mount Pleasant

November 29, 2020

Today we're talking to Mount Pleasant drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Michigan folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your w... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

October 7, 2018

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Mount Pleasant drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea fo... More

Bouncy Bouncy – Are My Shocks Bad?

June 13, 2017

When Mount Pleasant drivers think about preventive maintenance, what usually comes to mind is oil, fluids and brakes. We don't generally think about our shocks or struts, but these auto parts keep our tires on the road.Mount Pleasant drivers don't think about shocks as often as oil change... More

Suspension Service At Tuffy Mount Pleasant In Mount Pleasant

May 1, 2015

Suspension systems function effectively for many years and tens of thousands of miles. Eventually, however, SUV suspension components do wear out, but how long that takes depends a lot on how you drive around Mount Pleasant and Alma. As you can imagine, if most of your driving is on... More

Shocks and Struts For Mount Pleasant Bumps and Bounces

March 21, 2014

If you're like most of us Mount Pleasant car owners, you want your car to handle well. That's the job of your suspension system. There are different types of suspension systems, but they all work on the same basic principles. First, there are the springs, which bear the weight of the car. The m... More

Suspension Service In Mount Pleasant At Tuffy Mount Pleasant

August 20, 2013

When they hear the word 'suspension', Mount Pleasant car owners may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your cars suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your car up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Midland. Its job is to keep yo... More