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Ethics of Automotive Repair in Grove City

We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Grove City automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunately, ... Read More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Grove City, Ohio

The median age for cars in the Grove City, Ohio area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Grove City we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise.If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Grove City area, bring it into Tuffy Tire &... Read More

Good Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Grove City Equals Good Fuel Economy in Grove City

Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Grove City drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Ohio, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through preventiv... Read More

The Best Test

Would you buy a jacket without even trying it on? Probably not, but it might surprise you that one study shows about half the people buy a vehicle after a short test drive around the block or none at all. If you're in the market for another vehicle, make sure you check out the most important thi... Read More

Direct Fuel Injection Update from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Grove City

For those of you in Grove City, Ohio who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in one family of engines the conventional V6 makes abou... Read More

When You Hear the Crash in Grove City: What to Do After an Accident

Motorists in North America drive about 3 trillion miles/4.8 trillion kilometers every year. There are over 250+ million licensed drivers, and approximately 6.2 million accidents happen every year. Unfortunately, if we're going to drive vehicles, there are going to be accidents. Knowing what to do... Read More

A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Grove City

When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Grove City drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals like transmission service sometimes get overlooked. Yet transmission service is part of car care. A poorly maintained transmission... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Grove City

Most Grove City folks occasionally have days when they've got a bunch of errands to run. Yesterday was my day off and I needed to fill the gas tank, pick up some groceries at my Grove City market, swing by the ATM and get the kids fr... Read More

No Fueling! (Fuel Filler Location)

If you've ever gotten in an unfamiliar vehicle, maybe a rental car, you may have pulled up to the gas pump and wondered, "Which side is the fuel filler on?" Here's a tip for you. There is usually a little arrow on the instrument panel near the fuel gauge that points to the side where the fuel fi... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

Starting in 1996, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Grove City service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Con... Read More

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