Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia: Serpentine Belt System Wear

December 10, 2017

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Batavia drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will not comple... More

Your Vehicle Is NOT Maintenance Free, Batavia Car Owners

December 3, 2017

A generation ago, Batavia drivers seemed to be more inclined to keep their vehicle's preventive maintenance on schedule. One reason for this may be that vehicles back then were a lot less reliable than they are today. Taking your vehicle in to your Batavia shop every year or two for repairs seem... More