Environmental Initiatives

Solar Array

In 2010 Tubbs Brothers installed a 19.8kw solar array to provide clean power to our Collision Center.  The system consists of 3 sets of panels tied to 3 Sunny Boy inverters.  The system is also tied into the DTE grid so that during off hours excess power is fed back to DTE for use by other consumers.  During peak efficiency the system supplies nearly 100% of the power needed to run our Collision Center.  As of March 2013, we have generated 64,000 kw of power and kept over 110,000 lbs of carbon from being released into the atomosphere.  Watch the video for a more detailed explanation of the system.


PPG Envirobase Water Based Paint System

Features/Benefits:

  • OEM approved paint system for all global manufacturers

  • Meets or exceeds all current North American VOC regulations

  • Superb metallic control virtually eliminates mottling

  • Spectral grey surfacers and sealers provide the foundation to achieve coverage in 2-3 coats

  • Anti-settle toners eliminates the need for complicated mixing banks

  • Specifically engineered primers, sealers and clearcoats for use with waterborne basecoat improve adhesion and durability of the entire paint system

  • Industry-leading color system provides near perfect color match between the repair and chips in the Envirobase High Performance system chromatic variant deck

  • Anti-settle technology assures toner stability and long shelf life

  • High solids waterborne toners are designed to color match opaque and transparent OEM finishes

Waste Oil Heating

Tubbs Brothers first began recycling waste oil for heating purposes in 1993.  Our first use was to provide heat in our Service Department using Clean Burn forced air heating systems. When we expanded our Service Department by adding a drive through service write up area and a 2 lane Valvoline Quick Lube in 2003, we chose to heat those areas with hot water, in floor heat generated by waste oil boilers.  We are now 100% self sufficient when supplying heat to our Service Department and Quick Lube.
  
 

Contact

Tubbs Brothers Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

959 West Sanilac Road
Directions 2 Miles West of Sandusky on M46
Sandusky, MI 48471

  • Sales: (888) 693-6594
  • Service: (888) 853-3847
  • Parts: (888) 378-5061

Hours

  • Monday 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Sunday Closed

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