You probably have heard that expression, "A stitch in time saves nine." In other words, if you fix an issue at its early stages, it will prevent a much more difficult problem later. That's certainly the case with your vehicle, and here's a true story to demonstrate it.
A driver noticed his vehicl...
Posted in Fluids
on November 11, 2018
Road trip, anyone? Nothing spoils a great vacation faster than ending up stranded on the side of the road or spending a week in a rundown motel while our vehicle sits in the shop. Long days on the road can bring out the worst in your vehicle, so before you leave, prepare it for the jour...
Posted in Inspection
on November 04, 2018
Today we're talking to Powell drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Ohio folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road – so they're very important.Without shocks, your whe...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on October 28, 2018
Most people in the Powell area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standa...
Posted in Service Intervals
on October 22, 2018
A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Powell area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives.
Preventive maintenance is an important way people in Powell can conserve fue...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 14, 2018
Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Powell residents think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976 and on-boar...
Posted in Exhaust
on October 07, 2018
Your vehicle's suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump.To see your suspension system, you'll hav...
Posted in Suspension
on October 04, 2018
A big part of the service we provide at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell for our Powell customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions.
And we're always open to questions from our valued Powell area customers. Even though we try to be proactive in our Tuffy ...
Posted in Service Standards
on October 03, 2018
When accidents occur in Powell, Ohio, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When Ohio police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove compartments, wallets,...
Posted in Monitoring System
on September 16, 2018
At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Ohio friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know that diese...
Posted in Fuel System
on September 09, 2018