Stay Headed in the Right Direction, Lorain

October 31, 2021

Power steering is standard on nearly every vehicle in Lorain, Ohio, these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that's driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals at Tuffy Lorain i... More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Lorain

October 24, 2021

There's a segment of the Lorain area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 kilomete... More

Tuffy Lorain Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

October 17, 2021

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 Lorain residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can actu... More

The Right Oil for the Season (Engine Oil Viscosity)

October 10, 2021

As the temperatures plunge, certain types of engine oil may not flow as easily as they did when it was warmer. Makes sense, doesn't it? Just like molasses gets thicker as the temperature goes down, engine oil does the same thing. So, maybe you're wondering if you have to change your oil as the s... More

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

October 3, 2021

Today we're going to talk about power steering service in Lorain. If you took an informal poll around Lorain you'd probably find that most vehicle owners have never heard of power steering service. That's not surprising. Even though power steering is standard on every vehicle, most people in Lora... More