Fuel Injectors

July 3, 2022

The last new American vehicles sold in Gahanna with a carburetor rolled out of the Ohio dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Gahanna, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engine cont... More

Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Gahanna Motorists

June 29, 2022

Gahanna residents know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the f... More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna

March 8, 2020

Many Gahanna drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but don't know what an air filter is or what it does.If this ha... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

February 9, 2020

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Gahanna area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives. Preventive Maintenance Preventive maintenance is an important way people in Gahanna can conserve f... More

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Gahanna

January 19, 2020

There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Gahanna can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and programs take forever to load. Eventually, many of us just get... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Auto Myths Around Gahanna

December 1, 2019

With high fuel prices in Gahanna, Ohio, comes lots of gas saving advice. Some of it, like what you hear on is great. When you get one of those e-mails that's going around telling you how to save gas, try to think it through.Does it really make sense? Does it defy the laws of physics?Do some re... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Gahanna, Ohio

October 6, 2019

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Ohio environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Gahanna drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the Gahanna ar... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Gahanna, Ohio

August 25, 2019

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Gahanna area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the clean... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Gahanna

August 11, 2019

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Gahanna, Ohio, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Gahanna streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just sucks the g... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

August 4, 2019

Gahanna residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating and premium the ... More