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Make Your Battery Last

Today's report from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Pickerington is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percen... Read More

Sniffing Out a Problem

Your parents probably taught you to have common sense. When it comes to your vehicle, common scents can also come in handy. Different smells may tell you about some conditions in your vehicle that need attention.For example, you know what rotten eggs smell like. If you smell them around your ve... Read More

A New Battery in Pickerington

Hello Pickerington drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Pickerington, here's some auto advice to he... Read More

Super Slick at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Pickerington in Pickerington: Synthetic Oil

When you get an oil change, it's always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the manufacturer recommends. But sometimes we're asked if we'd like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options an... Read More

Procrastination Prevention in Pickerington

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Pickerington Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Pickerington residents to always use the pr... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Pickerington: Making a Battery Last Longer

One thing all Pickerington drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Pickerington can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be... Read More

Automobile Fluids For Your vehicle

If you've walked through the automotive fluids section of an auto parts store in Pickerington, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle?As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as... Read More

The Right Automotive Fluids for Pickerington Drivers

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Pickerington drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could eve... Read More

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