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 ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 19, 2019
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...
Posted in Transmission
on May 12, 2019
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...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 05, 2019
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 ...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on April 28, 2019
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