Car Care Tips

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg Today

Video: Hello Perrysburg drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Perrysburg, bits of the surface of the battery plates disintegrate. As this process continu... Read More

Distracted Driving

Video: When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... Read More

New Life for Your Older Car in Perrysburg

Video: Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Perrysburg families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your pare... Read More

Engine Hydration for Perrysburg Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

Video: The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... Read More

Straight and True in Perrysburg: Wheel Alignment

Video: Most Perrysburg folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by drivers in Perr... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg: Causes of Wheel Misalignment

Video: When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Perrysburg drivers often associate our wheels being “knocked” out of alignment with an event like a major crash, hitting a pothole, curb or some other objec... Read More

Perrysburg Drivers: Is It Time to Replace Your PCV Valve?

Video: The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine. When you are diving around Perrysburg, fuel is burned in your vehicle engine, it pushes the pistons down and the cranksh... Read More

AAA HALLOWEEN TIPS

Video: HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS FROM AAA  Partygoers & Hosts Make plans to get home safely. If intending to consume alcohol, make plans to get home safely by selecting a designated driver or ensuring cab service is available from the party location. Consider an overnight stay. If attending a party a... Read More

Tire Rotation and Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg

Video: Tires do a lot of work for Perrysburg drivers. They transfer engine power and braking forces to the road; they handle steering control; and they cushion all those bumps and jolts while driving around Perrysburg. They also support the entire weight of the vehicle, including you and your passenger... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg: Alignment Inspection

Video: Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Perrysburg drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg will inspect your tires for uneven wear as we... Read More

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