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Frankfort Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Transfers Ownership

Aug 09, 2014

Tuffy franchisee expands into third Chicagoland location
Toledo, OH

Effective March 1st, ownership of the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center on South LaGrange has transferred to existing franchisee, Curt Rhyne. With two locations in northwest Chicago, Frankfort will make Mr. Rhyne’s third Tuffy location in the Chicagoland region.

"Frankfort is considered to be one of the fastest growing communities in the country,” states Mr. Rhyne. “It’s hard not to get excited about working with the growing population and their vehicles. With a beautiful facility that can accommodate large vehicles, we’re also very excited to work with area businesses and their fleet needs.”

“Curt has set the bar very high for his staff members to provide excellent customer service,” mentioned Roger Hill, President and CEO of Tuffy Associates Corp. “I have no doubt that customers in Frankfort will enjoy the family friendly atmosphere at Tuffy. We wish Curt and his crew in Frankfort the very best.”

With a complete list of full service automotive care from tires and brake service to oil changes and alignments, Tuffy can fix nearly every problem on nearly every make and model of vehicle, foreign and domestic. For a complete list of available services and for money saving coupons, please visit The Frankfort Tuffy is located at 20250 South LaGrange Rd, south of St. Francis on LaGrange and is open from Monday – Friday 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM and Saturday 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Please be sure to contact the store by phone (815-469-7900) to learn more about Tuffy.

Tuffy is one of the largest full-service automotive repair franchises in the country. Headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, Tuffy Associates Corp. operates and franchises over 230 Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Centers in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

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