Welcome to the Tuffy Tire & Auto Perrysburg automotive blog. Today, let’s talk about the effect of tire tread depth on braking. When talking about stopping power, most Perrysburg and Holland motorists tend to focus on our brakes. But our tires are where the rubber meets the road. So...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 24, 2014
Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Perrysburg environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Perrysburg car owners very soon. For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already av...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 18, 2014
Every Perrysburg car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter's dirty. Here’s what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your SUV owner’s manual will have a recommendation of when to change the filter. S...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 12, 2014
There was a man in Perrysburg who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home – so he moved. (Just Kidding!) When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local Ohio highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close to home ...
Posted in Steering
on December 02, 2014