Car Care Tips

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville: Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

Most Westerville auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving economy. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just... Read More

Trickle Down Technology

Recently, Nissan introduced the latest version of its Leaf, the company's electric car. It has many new features, including something called e-Pedal. It allows the driver to let up on the accelerator and, unlike a gasoline engine car, the Leaf doesn't just slowly lose speed; letting off the throt... Read More

Winter Tires

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Westerville driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Ohio, winter tires differed from highway tires only in the... Read More

Cooling System Components

Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles – the cooling system. It's one of those things that Westerville auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a r... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville in Westerville for Better Performance

A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in the engine.Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel i... Read More

Cruisin' on Down Main Street

When automakers first came out with cruise control, it was a real luxury item.  The older cruise controls used a mechanical vacuum system but it worked.  Well, some of the time.  Now days, cruise control is all electronic, thanks to computers.  It's reliable and a real convenience on long trips. ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville: Alignment Inspection

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Westerville drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville will inspect your tires for uneven ... Read More

Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maint... Read More

Fall and Spring Checkup in Westerville

When I was a kid, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Westerville for a checkup and he said ... Read More

Following Recommended Intervals for Your vehicle

If you're reading this article in Westerville, Ohio, then you probably care about your vehicle and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your professional service advisor at Tuf... Read More

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