Air Conditioning Service in Batavia

August 28, 2022

Hey Batavia! Let's talk about one of our Illinois summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for Batavia drivers to take their car's air conditioner for granted. Just push the right buttons and out comes cool, dry, clean air. But your air conditioning system needs attention from time to ... More

Air Conditioning Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia in Batavia

July 25, 2022

Warm weather or cold, Batavia drivers still need to think about their vehicle's air conditioning. Most Batavia people don't service their air conditioning until after it fails. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Batavia, we can advise you on your vehicle manufacturers preventive maintenance schedules ... More

Busted! Air Conditioning (Air Conditioning Maintenance)

August 8, 2021

Your vehicle's air conditioning is something you count on when the weather heats up. But there's bound to be a day when you turn it on and one of these things happens: Only warm air blows out Cold air starts blowing out but then it turns warm on its own It's not blowing air at all It blows smel... More

Keep Your Cool in Batavia: Air Conditioning Service

March 21, 2021

Most Batavia drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Batavia vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Illinois winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some of the... More

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 compar... More