People near Toledo Ohio often ask Tuffy Toledo (Central Avenue) how often they should have a particular service done. It's a great thing to ask. You can look at your owner's manual, or have your Toledo Ohio service advisor at Tuffy Toledo (Central Avenue) look up your vehicle in a se...
Posted in Service Intervals
on January 22, 2015
Hi Toledo drivers. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle’s engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel, to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engin...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 15, 2015
Bad air quality while you're driving around Rossford is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet. These filters clean the air in the pa...
Posted in Air Conditioning
on January 08, 2015
Every Toledo vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it’s a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. T...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 01, 2015
Most Perrysburg folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by Toledo auto owne...
Posted in Alignment
on December 26, 2014
The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Toledo Ohio: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Toledo Ohio motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new car....
Posted in Maintenance
on December 18, 2014
If the fuel system in your SUV is dirty, you will be hurting your fuel economy and losing performance as you drive around Toledo, Ohio. Unless they drive a vintage car, Toledo motorists have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your SUV owner’s ma...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 10, 2014
Your browser does not support videoThere’s a reason we use the word “diagnose” when we talk about fixing cars in Toledo. Figuring out what’s wrong with your SUV has a lot of similarities to figuring out what’s wrong with someone who is ill. Vehicles are a mass of complex systems that can produce ...
Posted in Diagnostics
on December 04, 2014
Did you know that most of the cars driving around Toledo, Ohio carry more computer power than the Apollo 121 Lunar Module that landed on the moon in 1969? New cars sold in the Perrysburg area have as many as twelve networked computers and over five miles (eight kilometers) of wiring....
Posted in Dashboard
on November 27, 2014
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Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last unde...
Posted in Inspection
on November 19, 2014