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Why A Trip Inspection Is A Good Idea

At Tuffy Shelby Township we get a lot of Shelby Township drivers asking about car trip preparation. That’s a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas outside of Shelby Township so it's important to know that the car is up to the task an... Read More

The Harm In Skipping An Oil Change For Shelby Township Drivers

People in Shelby Township have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues? Some new vehicle manufacturers in Shelby Township are now recommending much higher oil change intervals than they have in the past. As much... Read More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

No matter how well they’re made, cars are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the auto manufacturer to issue recall notices to Shelby Township residents and to f... Read More

Another Couple of Years: Making Your Vehicle Last At Tuffy Shelby Township

A while back, the Cash for Clunkers program was all over the Michigan news. Shelby Township people could trade in their old vehicle for a new one that got better fuel economy and receive a government rebate. A lot of Shelby Township motorists had so-called clunkers that they wanted... Read More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

If you've ever been driving around Shelby Township and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness which can be distracting and will ... Read More

Which Item is Most Stolen from Vehicles in Shelby Township?

Which item is most often stolen from vehicles in Shelby Township? Is it: Stereo Wheels Air Bag DVD System Well, if you said stereo – you used to be right. But airbags have now surpassed stereos as the biggest target for theft in Shelby Township – approximately 50,000 a year ... Read More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

We're living in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big investment and we ... Read More

Commitment to Make Your SUV Last At Tuffy Shelby Township

For advice on how to make your SUV last longer, visit us at Tuffy Shelby Township 48124 Van Dyke Shelby Township, Michigan 48317 586.323.9550 These days many people in the Sterling Heights area are really committed to making their cars last a long time. First thing: you've got to st... Read More

Keeping Your Car Young In Shelby Township

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... Read More

Following Recommended Intervals For Your SUV

If you're reading this article in Shelby Township, Michigan, then you probably care about your car and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your service technician tells you the manufacturer recommends some additional service. Your heart beats ... Read More

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