Automotive Tips from Tuffy Toledo: Making a Battery Last Longer

April 25, 2021

One thing all Toledo drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Toledo can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted like from usin... More

A Sticky Brake Situation (Parking Brake Service and Maintenance)

April 18, 2021

We've all been there. You park your vehicle on a steeper than usual hill and worry about it rolling down while you're running your errands. So you decide you'll use the parking brake. When you get back, you release the parking brake, hit the ignition, put it in gear anduh, ohyou can feel the p... More

Tuffy Toledo Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

April 11, 2021

Welcome to the Tuffy Toledo automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Toledo 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 actually rid... More

The Right Stuff (Choosing Replacement Parts)

April 4, 2021

Let's face it. Vehicles are complicated machines, each having thousands of parts. And since they're subjected to heat, cold, vibrations, bumps and much more, these parts wear out and need to be replaced. When your service advisor says you need a new part, you may have many options. Let's say ... More