The Byte Stuff (Your Vehicle's Computers)

May 31, 2020

Nobody has to tell you that computers are a part of so many things in our lives. Smartphones, kitchen appliances, vacuum cleaners, televisions. You name itit has a computer in it. And your vehicle is no exception. The earliest cars relied on the technology of their time, and there was no such ... More

New School: Automotive Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell Technician Training

May 24, 2020

Powell consumers are demanding. We want a safe, reliable vehicle that handles well and is comfortable to ride in. Oh, and we want good fuel economy, too. We also want vehicle repairs that are cheap, fast and easy. Unfortunately, one usually comes at the cost of the other.Today's vehicles have mad... More

The Puzzling Puddle (Leaks Under Vehicle)

May 17, 2020

Ever notice a little spot of liquid under your vehicle after you've parked in your driveway or garage? It may have been something as simple as water left from air conditioning condensation. But then again, it could be a sign that there's trouble brewing in one of your vehicle's systems. You can ... More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell

May 10, 2020

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Powell auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central el... More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Powell Automobiles

May 3, 2020

Powell drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Powell, Ohio, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly... More