Car Care Tips

April 2020

Odometer Rollback on Your Saginaw, Michigan Vehicle

How do Saginaw drivers know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect Michigan consumers against mileage fraud. It says a Michigan seller must certify the mileage reported is the actual mileage.To have your odometer checked in Sagi... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Saginaw: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

There are several important factors that go into how often Saginaw drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether its a lot of bugs and road grime from Michigan freew... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Saginaw: Tire Replacement Overview

Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Saginaw drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3.2 mm) of ... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Saginaw Vehicle

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Saginaw area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you get to w... Read More

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