A Cold Day in Batavia – Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia

September 27, 2020

Most Batavia drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy Illinois highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Batavia rush hour, but so can a long ride in a ho... More

To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

June 14, 2020

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision. Should I get it fixed now, later or never? Air conditioning is one of those things. You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

May 10, 2020

Batavia drivers know that if their air conditioning system isnt making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to lub... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia: Air Conditioning Inspection

April 26, 2020

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Batavia require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some p... More

Batavia Air Conditioning Service

September 23, 2018

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Batavia, but not in your vehicle. When Batavia residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more comfo... More

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

November 20, 2016

Bad air quality while you're driving around Batavia is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet.These filters clean the air in the passenger comp... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia in Batavia

April 25, 2016

Most Illinois auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning... More

Keeping Your Batavia Air Fresh When Driving With A Clean Cabin Air Filter

November 26, 2015

Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter? A. A filter for your Batavia house? B. A fresh, piney scent? C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, its C. A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your SUV. It ... More

Breathe Free In Batavia: Cabin Air Filter Replacement At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia

October 17, 2014

There are a lot of new features, both optional and standard, on Batavia car owners' vehicles these days. One you may not have heard of is called a cabin air filter. Simply put, its job is to keep the air in the passenger compartment of your car nice and clean. A cabin air filter is ... More