Car Care Tips

February 2016

Transmission Care In Toledo Ohio

Call Tuffy Toledo to make an appointment to check your transmission in Toledo.7403 W. Central AvenueToledo, Ohio 43617419.841.3033Do you have any plans around Toledo Ohio for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends and are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe you'll be having a lot of fun wat... Read More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades For Toledo Drivers

When people in Toledo talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Ohio? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them, or until ... Read More

Keeping Your Toledo Air Fresh When Driving With A Clean Cabin Air Filter

Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter?A. A filter for your Toledo house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car?Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters out commo... Read More

Which Item is Most Stolen from Vehicles in Toledo?

Which item is most often stolen from vehicles in Toledo?Is it:StereoWheelsAir BagDVD SystemWell, if you said stereo – you used to be right. But airbags have now surpassed stereos as the biggest target for theft in Ohio – approximately 50,000 a year are stolen across the country. New airba... Read More

Tuffy Toledo (Central Avenue) On Your Serpentine Belt

Today we’re going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Toledo, Ohio customers. Let’s start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That’s the essential device that makes electricity to power the SUV and recharge the battery.... Read More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Tuffy Toledo

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Toledo . This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central element of ... Read More

The Tuffy Toledo Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

The automotive professionals at Tuffy Toledo would like to give Toledo drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, cars are becoming more sophisticated everyday - and fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are becoming more specialized at abou... Read More

The Right Automotive Fluids For Perrysburg Drivers

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Perrysburg auto owners. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant, and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won’t work as well for Tole... Read More

Tuffy Toledo (Central Avenue) Car Care News and Information: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

When Toledo drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get, and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control, and anti-lock brake system... Read More

Tuffy Toledo (Central Avenue) Car Care Advice for Toledo Motorists: Alignment Inspection

Uneven tire wear, the automobile pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Toledo drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment. When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor will check your tires for uneven wear as well as suspension and... Read More

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