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Diesel Maintenance for Ohio

Video: At Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Ohio friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know that diesel engines hav... Read More

Stay Headed in the Right Direction, Perrysburg

Video: Power steering is standard on nearly every vehicle in Perrysburg, Ohio, these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that's driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire... Read More

Suspension Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg

Video: During an inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg, 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 the weight of your vehicle.... Read More

Improve Your Night Vision When Driving in Perrysburg

Video: Night driving in Perrysburg is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just ca... Read More

Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg

Video: Many Perrysburg car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing an engine air filter? The answer is that not replacing it could cause your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor to fail. This expensive sensor is situated between your engine air filter and your engine. Dirty air ... Read More

Stay Safe in Perrysburg by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

Video: We don't want to think about it, but each Perrysburg resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Ohio rescue workers. Rescue workers and Perrysburg police are well aware of thi... Read More

Nighttime Visibility in Perrysburg

Video: There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Perrysburg area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility…It's said that 90 percent of our driving decis... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg

Video: The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shifting gea... Read More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg

Video: Many Perrysburg drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the intern... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

Video: The team at Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg in Perrysburg, and Ohio car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Perrysburg drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks.And we all know—or should know—that preventive maintenance will help maximize fuel... Read More

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