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 importance of keeping proper tire pressure to save on gas. In addition, proper inflation promotes even tread wear so your tires last longer.
There's another danger with under-inflated tires for Saginaw residents. Low tire pressure puts added stress on the structure of the tire itself, causing it to break down prematurely. Also, under-inflated tires generate more heat which also reduces tire life. So get those slow leaks fixed quickly – don't just keep adding air every few days. You want to avoid tire damage.
Saginaw residents should only hire qualified tire professionals to perform repairs - we have a whole team of them at Tuffy Saginaw. Saginaw folks can buy self-repair kits, but we advise you to save those for emergencies, like when you're off-roading and need a quick fix so you can hobble back to civilization and get professional help. If you need to use a repair-in-a-can product, remember it's a temporary measure only and your tire needs to be properly repaired as soon as possible.
Saginaw, Michigan 48609
June 13, 2021
With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Saginaw, Michigan, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Saginaw drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understandable ... More
June 6, 2021
Most drivers love how easy it is to turn their vehicles, and they have power steering to thank. Engineers have figured out a way to take some of your engine's power to help you turn. Without it, steering can be quite a chore. New power systems are electric, but there are still plenty of the old... More
May 30, 2021
Today in the Tuffy Saginaw auto care blog, we're going to talk to Saginaw drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Saginaw customers. For example, recently four of the world's largest vehicle manufacturer's shor... More