Today in the Tuffy Toledo auto care blog, we're going to talk to Toledo drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Toledo customers. For example, recently four of the world's largest vehicle manufacturer's ...
Posted in Fluids
on July 31, 2017
If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Toledo area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you ge...
Posted in Fuel System
on July 24, 2017
When we Toledo residents get a car repair bill, we really shouldn't be surprised to find "diagnostic fees" as one of the line items. When we get a computer fixed, there is usually a charge for the time it takes to diagnose the problem. When we go to a medical doctor, most of his fee is for his ab...
Posted in Diagnostics
on July 17, 2017
The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive mainte...
Posted in Drive Train
on July 11, 2017
Hello, welcome to Tuffy Toledo. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Toledo runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Tuffy Toledo are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our smoke detectors or TV remote, the...
Posted in Fluids
on July 04, 2017