Car Care Tips

Road Trip: Be Ready for Anything with a Trip Inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus

Road trip, anyone? Nothing spoils a great vacation faster than ending up stranded on the side of the road or spending a week in a rundown motel while our vehicle sits in the shop. Long days on the road can bring out the worst in your vehicle, so before you leave, prepare it for the jour... Read More

I Can See Clearly Now: Wiper Blade Replacement in Columbus

About 90% of our driving decisions in the Columbus area are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely important.Most Columbus drivers have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our vehicle ... Read More

Wiper Blades in Ohio

If you're gonna drive around the Columbus area, you've got to be able to see! So having a good set of windshield wipers is extremely important. We've all experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm or when our windshield is just dirty.It seems li... Read More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus?

Hello Columbus - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So yo... Read More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Columbus drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for dr... Read More

It Is Time to Check Your Intervals

Part of the engineering that goes into designing a vehicle is testing the components to ensure that they meet durability and safety standards. Because of this, manufacturers have a good idea as to how long the parts in your vehicle will last under normal driving conditions. For this rea... Read More

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Columbus area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first indi... Read More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus for a check up.In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Co... Read More

Speak Up: Talking with Your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus Service Advisor

About 80% of the vehicles on Columbus roads today are behind on their preventive maintenance schedules. That translates to about 160 million vehicles in the United States that aren't performing as well as they could be - thousands right here in Ohio. Some of the maintenance issues are minor. Othe... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus: Air Conditioning Inspection

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Columbus require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some ... Read More

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