Fears and Gears (Signs of Automatic Transmission Problems)

December 6, 2020

Automatic transmissions rule. The old days of shifting your own gears are a thing of the past for most drivers. But automatic transmission trouble can be a big inconvenience for any driver if it comes at the wrong time in the wrong place. Here are some signs to look out for that may mean you ar... More

Transmission Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell in Powell

August 4, 2019

Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Powell drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Ohio to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But proper tra... More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Powell in Powell

February 3, 2019

Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... More

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

June 14, 2018

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 th... More