As Shelby Township consumers, we live in a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, and much of it is fairly cheap, so we just toss the old and move on. It seems like when we were kids in Sterling Heights, our parents were real stickl...
Posted in Maintenance
on October 22, 2013
It's important for Shelby Township drivers to know battery basics. First, let’s talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Michigan weather. Most Sterling Heights drivers think it’s cold weather because that’s when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold SUV engin...
Posted in Battery
on October 15, 2013
So you have some exciting plans for the Michigan weekend. You’re going to take some of your Shelby Township, Michigan friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you’ve gotten the boat all ready. And you haven’t forgotten about your tow vehicle. You’ve gassed it up and ...
Posted in Transmission
on October 09, 2013
Welcome to the Tuffy Shelby Township automotive blog. Today, let’s talk about the effect of tire tread depth on braking. When talking about stopping power, most Shelby Township and Utica auto owners tend to focus on our brakes. But our tires are where the rubber meets the road. So h...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on October 04, 2013