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Keep Your Cool in Powell

Powell drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From there the coo... Read More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Powell, Ohio

Powell auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Powell, Ohio, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good ca... Read More

Cool Running in Powell

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Withou... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Powell, Ohio

The cooling system keeps Ohio vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Powell. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Powell drivers associate wi... Read More

Coolant Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell

Powell residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of Ohio temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it h... Read More

Water Pump

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system:the radiatorthe radiator capthe hosesthe thermostatthe water pumpThe water pump's like t... Read More

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