Tuffy Lorain Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

January 29, 2023

Today's Tuffy Lorain post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuffy Lorain service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle.Brake fluid is con... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Lorain: Viva la Difference

January 22, 2023

Every vehicle on Ohio roads has a differential, and it is important to the proper operation of the vehicle. But most Lorain residents don't have a clue what it is.The differential compensates for differing wheel speeds. For example, when you turn, the inside tire on the turn travels a much shor... More

Cabin Air Filter From Tuffy Lorain

January 15, 2023

Here is a questions for Lorain drivers: What is a cabin air filter?Is it: A filter for a house in the middle of the woods? A fresh, piney scent? A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's 3.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger c... More

A Honking Big Jam (Stuck Horn)

January 8, 2023

At one time or another, most drivers honk their horn at someone who might be texting at a stoplight or not paying attention when they're driving. But what happens when you tap on your horn and all of a sudden it won't quit? Everyone's looking at you like you're an angry jerk and all you want to ... More

Hitting The Brakes In Lorain

January 1, 2023

Hello Lorain, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck rolls of... More