Car Care Tips

Charge It in Columbus for Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Columbus, Ohio, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold... Read More

Differential Service in Columbus, Ohio - What You Need to Know

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is – you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Columbus, Ohio, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is f... Read More

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In Columbus

Every Columbus 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 vehicle own... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Grandview Today

Hello Columbus 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 Columbus, bi... Read More

Tire Maintenance in Columbus

With the recent focus in the Columbus area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Columbus drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as lon... Read More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Grandview

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Columbus. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of th... Read More

PCV Valve Replacement

Hello Columbus, let's talk about your often-unnoticed but extremely important PCV valve. The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower par... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Grandview: Serpentine Belt Tensioner

The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Grandview we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so the... Read More

Get Where You're Going with Power Steering Service in Columbus

Today we're going to talk about power steering service in Columbus. If you took an informal poll around Columbus you'd probably find that most vehicle owners have never heard of power steering service. That's not sur... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Grandview Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Columbus area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives. Preventive Maintenance Preventive maintenance is an important way people in Columbus can conserve... Read More

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