Winter Tires

September 27, 2022

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Grand Haven driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Michigan , winter tires differed from highway tires only ... More

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

September 10, 2022

Some of us Grand Haven drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Michigan , where you want to go or the look you're after; there is a tire for you.The same is true about wheels... More

Tuffy Grand Haven Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

September 7, 2022

Welcome to the Tuffy Grand Haven automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Grand Haven conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move the water, the tire will a... More

Grand Haven Tire Repair

September 2, 2022

Most Grand Haven residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Grand Haven drivers it also has a financial impact. With high Michigan gas prices, we've all heard abo... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Grand Haven

September 1, 2022

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Grand Haven area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to... More

How Much is Enough for Grand Haven Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

August 24, 2022

Most Grand Haven 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 ... More

Tuffy Grand Haven Advice on Buying New Tires

August 23, 2022

Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Grand Haven driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Michigan seasons.Grand Haven off-roaders should be excited about the ... More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Tuffy Grand Haven

August 12, 2022

Many Grand Haven drivers want to accessorize their vehicle - you know, make it theirs. One of the easiest ways to get a custom look is to get some new wheels. There are thousands of wheel designs at Grand Haven area tire shops to get you the look you want. And for many Grand Haven drivers, th... More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

August 9, 2022

Hey Grand Haven 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 Grand Haven area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty-seco... More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Grand Haven

July 28, 2022

A lot of us Grand Haven 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 customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come in ... More