Automotive Tips from Tuffy Toledo: Serpentine Belt System Wear

August 18, 2017

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Toledo drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will not complet... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Toledo: Serpentine Belt Overview

June 13, 2017

The technicians at Tuffy Toledo know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine and winds around pulleys... More