Fuel Injectors

September 30, 2022

The last new American vehicles sold in Grand Haven with a carburetor rolled out of the Michigan dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Grand Haven , and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Y... More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

September 24, 2022

The price of gas in Michigan has got people in Grand Haven talking. It seems that Grand Haven folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to imp... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

September 20, 2022

Hello Grand Haven resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to you... More

To Save Gas Around Grand Haven : Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

September 15, 2022

One topic that hits the news in Michigan on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Michigan drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Grand Haven who don't want to add a car payment to our monthly expenses, we need to improve our fuel eco... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Grand Haven , Michigan

September 14, 2022

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Grand Haven area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the ... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Grand Haven Tune Up

September 9, 2022

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm ... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Grand Haven , Michigan

September 5, 2022

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Michigan environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Grand Haven drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the ... More

Finding Vehicle Recall Information in Grand Haven , Michigan

August 31, 2022

No matter how well they're made, vehicles in Grand Haven , Michigan , will have design or manufacturing problems. And when the government thinks a problem is really serious for people in Grand Haven , Michigan , they require the manufacturer to issue a recall notice and fix the vehicle free of c... More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Grand Haven

August 21, 2022

Many Grand Haven drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Grand Haven recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but don't know what an air filter is or what it does.If this has happened to you,... More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Tuffy Grand Haven

August 19, 2022

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel-i... More