Emergency Items for Your vehicle

September 30, 2018

Local Grand Rapids roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Grand Ra... More

Synthetic Oil for Grand Rapids Autos

September 23, 2018

If you are a driver in Grand Rapids and you aren't currently using synthetic motor oil in your vehicle, maybe now's the time to consider it. Need more information? Well, synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. Synthetic oil doesn't gel or gum-up like petroleum based oil and... More

Make Your Vehicle Last

September 16, 2018

We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, Michigan folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do... More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Grand Rapids

September 9, 2018

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Grand Rapids drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive ma... More

Higher Mileage Service Intervals for Grand Rapids

September 2, 2018

Grand Rapids drivers have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in the Grand Rapids area, but it does add quite... More