Stay Headed in the Right Direction, Gahanna

February 28, 2016

Power steering is standard on nearly every vehicle in Gahanna, Ohio, these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that's driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire & ... More

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Gahanna

February 28, 2016

We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Gahanna automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunately, eve... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna and the Maintenance Mindset

February 27, 2016

When it comes to their vehicles, some Gahanna residents don't have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get them to remember to do it. Gahanna drivers generally accept that many things in life require regular maintenance but just... More

On Board Diagnostics for Gahanna Motorists

February 26, 2016

Some Gahanna vehicle owners wonder why Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna and other Gahanna auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics. Receiving a diagnostic charge at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna for a tricky automotive problem shouldn't be a surprise. In the Gaha... More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna

February 26, 2016

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match yo... More

Your Vehicle Is NOT Maintenance Free, Gahanna Car Owners

February 25, 2016

A generation ago, Gahanna drivers seemed to be more inclined to keep their vehicle's preventive maintenance on schedule. One reason for this may be that vehicles back then were a lot less reliable than they are today. Taking your vehicle in to your Gahanna shop every year or two for repairs seem... More

Recommended Service Intervals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna

February 24, 2016

Most people in the Gahanna 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 standards. Som... More

Make Your Vehicle Last

February 23, 2016

We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, Ohio folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to do with... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Gahanna

February 22, 2016

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Gahanna area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to get ... More

I Can See Clearly Now: Wiper Blade Replacement in Gahanna

February 21, 2016

About 90% of our driving decisions in the Gahanna area are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely important.Most Gahanna drivers have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our vehicle windshield ... More