By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Auto Service Center Cincinatti in Cincinnati

May 30, 2016

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Cincinnati drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, bu... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Auto Service Center Cincinatti: Serpentine Belt Overview

May 23, 2016

The technicians at Tuffy Auto Service Center Cincinatti know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine ... More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

May 16, 2016

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to ... More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

May 9, 2016

If you've ever been driving around Cincinnati and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness which can be distracting and will affect your fiel... More

Are There Blind Spots in Cincinnati?

May 1, 2016

All Cincinnati drivers have blind spots and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Cincinnati.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin,... More