Car Care Tips

Lease or Buy?

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Lewis Center drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balanc... Read More

The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our Lewis Center area shoe stores?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is ... Read More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... Read More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Lewis Center

There's a segment of the Lewis Center area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (1... Read More

Wasteful Thinking

With the weather getting colder, you might be tempted to start your vehicle up, let it idle for 15 or 20 minutes and then get in the nice, cozy cabin.  Some vehicles offer remote starting that let you do that from the comfort of your home or apartment.  But is letting your vehicle idle like that ... Read More

The Maintenance Free Myth

Sometimes we hear people in Lewis Center say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's vehicles are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. Al... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Lewis Center

Today we want to talk to Lewis Center drivers about timing belts. They're something that many drivers don't know much about and yet your vehicle won't run if it's broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of woe... Read More

Emergency Items for Lewis Center

Safe Ohio travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lewis Center. But there are other things Lewis Center residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies... Read More

Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lewis Center Help You Extend the Life of Your Car

If you haven't shopped in the Lewis Center area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Lewis Center, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old vehicle ... Read More

ICE - In Case Of Emergency In Lewis Center Ohio

When accidents occur in Lewis Center, Ohio, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and medical information.When Ohio police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glove compartments, wa... Read More

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