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Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

At Tuffy Clio we get a lot of Clio drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around Michigan, so it's important to know that the v... Read More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Clio

There's a segment of the Clio area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled... Read More

Tuffy Clio Helps You Decipher the Menu Board: Part 2

Michigan service centers have a menu board that lists the services they provide. Some Clio drivers may not be familiar with all of the items on the board so here is a quick description of some of the typical services that might be li... Read More

Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Clio

Many Clio car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing an engine air filter? The answer is that not replacing it could cause your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor to fail. This expensive sensor is situated b... Read More

Synthetic Oil for Clio Autos

If you are a driver in Clio and you aren't currently using synthetic motor oil in your vehicle, maybe now's the time to consider it. Need more information? Well, synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. Synthetic... Read More

Busting Automotive Myths in Clio, Michigan

Myths passed around our Clio, Michigan community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall ... Read More

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