Follow the Bouncing Vehicle (Bad Struts and Shocks)

February 18, 2024

If you hit a bump in the road and your vehicle just keeps bouncing up and down for a lot longer time than it used to, you may have bad struts and shocks. They're the things that help to keep your vehicle's wheels and tires planted to the road surface. But they don't last forever. With care and ... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Lorain

February 26, 2023

Today we're talking to Lorain drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Ohio folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheels would ... More

Don't Be Shocked (Shock Absorbers)

November 21, 2021

If you've ever ridden down a rough road on your bicycle, you know how hard a ride it can be. Yet drive down the same road in your car, truck or SUV and it miraculously will smooth out the ride. That's because it is equipped with shock absorbers. They are built to dampen impacts from road irreg... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

July 25, 2021

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Lorain drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers in Lo... More