The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

July 11, 2021

Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our American Fork area shoe stores?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warr... More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

January 3, 2021

Saginaw drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front wheel is out of balance you'll feel it in the steeri... More

Tire Replacement: What Saginaw Drivers Need to Know

November 29, 2020

Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L... More

Saginaw Tire Repair

November 1, 2020

Most Saginaw residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Saginaw drivers it also has a financial impact. With high Michigan gas prices, we've all heard about the impo... More

Tire Tread Depth for Saginaw, Michigan Drivers

June 28, 2020

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread depth. Tw... More

Getting New Tires in Saginaw?

June 21, 2020

There are so many tire choices in the Saginaw area that selecting the right one can be a bit overwhelming for drivers. And even though it's kind of fun to have new tires on your vehicle, they're a significant investment for most Saginaw area folks so you want do it right.Tip: talk with your frien... More

How Much is Enough for Saginaw Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

May 24, 2020

Most Saginaw drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the techn... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Saginaw: Tire Replacement Overview

April 12, 2020

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 ... More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Tuffy Saginaw

October 13, 2019

Many Saginaw drivers want to accessorize their vehicle - you know, make it theirs. One of the easiest ways to get a custom look is to get some new wheels. There are thousands of wheel designs at Saginaw area tire shops to get you the... More

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

September 14, 2019

Some of us Saginaw drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Michigan, where you want to go or the look you're aft... More