Car Care Tips

Keep Your Cool in Powell: Air Conditioning Service

Most Powell drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Powell vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during Ohio winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some of ... Read More

Tracking True in Ohio: Wheel Alignment in Powell

The biggest issue for Powell area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Tire & Auto Se... Read More

Powell Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Powell driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Powell residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this is ... Read More

What's up with Diesels in Powell?

Would you be surprised to learn that about half of the passenger cars in Europe have diesel engines? You might also be surprised to learn that most manufacturers produce a variety of diesel-fueled cars for purchase abroad.Diesel-fueled vehicles haven't been as popular in the North Ameri... Read More

The Maintenance Free Myth

Sometimes we hear people in Powell say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's vehicles are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. All that... Read More

Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell we get a lot of Powell drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around Ohio, so it's important to know that the vehicle is up to the task and w... Read More

Tracking True in Powell: Wheel Alignment

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, steering and suspension ... Read More

Talk to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

Custom wheels are one way that Powell folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, including cost, the fit of the wheel, modifications that will hav... Read More

Direct Fuel Injection Update from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell

For those of you in Powell, Ohio who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in one family of engines the conventional V6 makes... Read More

The Easy Way to Save Cash in Powell

The hottest Ohio news story may be different every day, but there's one topic that seems to come up over and over again – the price of gas in Powell. If you feel like most of your paycheck goes into your gas tank, this post is for you. Here are several basic things people in Powell can ... Read More

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