Power Steering Service in Gahanna

July 8, 2022

Most Gahanna drivers are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes the power steeri... More

Steer Me Right! (Failing Power Steering Hose)

October 3, 2021

Most drivers love how easy it is to turn their vehicles, and they have power steering to thank. Engineers have figured out a way to take some of your engine's power to help you turn. Without it, steering can be quite a chore. New power systems are electric, but there are still plenty of the old... More

Have a Ball! Know your Ball Joints (Ball Joints)

May 16, 2021

We all have joints in our own skeletal system, but did you know your vehicle has some joints of its own? One of the most important is called a ball joint. One of the interesting things is that it's somewhat similar to the ball and socket joints we have in our hips and shoulders. A ball joint all... More

Steer Clear of Power Steering Problems (Power Steering Maintenance)

October 25, 2020

We usually take our vehicle's easy steering for granted until something goes wrong. Power steering is what makes it almost effortless to turn the steering wheel, aiming your vehicle in the direction you want to go. Without the assistance of power from the engine, steering would be a laborious pr... More

Steer Right in Gahanna

January 2, 2019

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering, so many Gahanna drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent year... More

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

August 26, 2018

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Gahanna 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 e... More

Defensive Driving in Gahanna, Ohio

February 20, 2018

There was a man in the Gahanna area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local Ohio highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close to home in Gaha... More

Right or Left? Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Gahanna Power Steering Service

April 10, 2017

Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today's modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver's arms. That's why old cars had such large steering wheels... More

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

Stay Headed In The Right Direction, Gahanna

October 8, 2015

Power steering is standard on nearly every car and truck 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 thats driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals... More