Local Toledo roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Toledo would...
Posted in Parts
on December 26, 2016
Hello Toledo! Today's Tuffy Toledo car care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why we'd need a microscope, s...
Posted in Fluids
on December 18, 2016
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called "severe service" maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for twenty miles or more at a constant rat...
Posted in Service Intervals
on December 11, 2016
If you're reading this article in Toledo, Ohio, then you probably care about your car and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your professional service advisor at Tuffy Toledo tells you the manufacturer recommends some additional service. Your heart beat...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 06, 2016