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How Much is Enough for Troy Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Most Troy drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the technici... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Troy: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy

Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Troy drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of the tires, so it's well worth the effort and expense for Troy drivers t... Read More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

Hey Troy area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Michigan streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Troy area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seconds of an inch is... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy: When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Repair or Replace? Thats a question Troy drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the shoulders... Read More

Tire Rotation and Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy in Troy

Tires do a lot of work for Troy drivers. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Troy. They also support the entire weig... Read More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy

A lot of us Troy drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Michigan motorists to cu... Read More

All About Your TPMS in Troy

Troy drivers know that underinflated tires wear out more quickly. Underinflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Michigan auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of underinflat... Read More

Getting New Tires In Troy?

There are so many tire choices in the Troy, Sterling Heights, and Clawson area, selecting the right one can be a bit overwhelming for Troy car owners. And even though it’s kind of fun to have new tires on your SUV, they’re a significant investment for most Troy folks so you want do it right. Ti... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Troy: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Troy drivers couldn’t wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for "all-season" radials. Michigan car own... Read More

Under Pressure in Troy: TPMS

Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat fixed in Troy or your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System. The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Some 2006 and 2007... Read More

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