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...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 21, 2019
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...
Posted in Parts
on April 14, 2019
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...
Posted in Safety
on April 07, 2019
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 ...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on March 31, 2019
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...
Posted in Monitoring System
on March 24, 2019
Every car in Lewis Center, Ohio, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge – hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting vehicles:
Posted in Drive Train
on March 17, 2019
During an inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Lewis Center in Lewis Center, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts.
Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components:
There are the springs which hold...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on March 10, 2019
Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Lewis Center drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for “all-season” radials. Ohio drivers ran out ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 03, 2019
When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Lewis Center, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible – with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the ...
Posted in Safety
on February 24, 2019
The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, however, have coincided with advances in many other vehicle components, including the fluids.It's up to people in Lewis...
Posted in Fluids
on February 17, 2019