Not Too Hot and Not Too Cold (Temperature Gauge)

May 22, 2022

You know your body temperature is supposed to be 98.6 degrees F, 37 degrees C. Your vehicle has a normal temperature, too, and if you pay attention to it, that can save you some big headaches down the road. Many vehicles have a temperature gauge on the dash that takes the temperature of the engi... More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Fort Wayne (W. Jefferson Blvd)

May 17, 2022

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Fort Wayne (W. Jefferson Blvd) for a check up.In today's Tuffy Fort Wayne (W. Jefferson Blvd) auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Fort W... More

Keeping Your Fort Wayne Air Fresh When Driving With a Clean Cabin Air Filter

May 8, 2022

Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter? A. A filter for your Fort Wayne house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters out c... More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Fort Wayne (W. Jefferson Blvd)

May 1, 2022

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match yo... More

Fort Wayne Air Conditioning Service

April 24, 2022

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Fort Wayne, but not in your vehicle. When Fort Wayne residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Indiana Driving

April 17, 2022

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Fort Wayne knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Fort Wayne area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger compartm... More

Rear Window?Not the Movie! (Why Some Rear Windows Don't Go All the Way Down)

April 10, 2022

Alfred Hitchcock once made a mystery thriller film called "Rear Window." It had nothing to do with the rear window of today's cars, SUVs, CUVs and light trucks. But there is one thing that some drivers DO find mysterious. Why don't the rear windows in the second row of many of these vehicles go... More

Straight Ahead (Wheel Alignment)

April 3, 2022

If every road was straight and smooth, we wouldn't have to worry much about wheel alignment. But they're not, so we do. Hitting potholes or driving on rough pavement can knock your vehicle out of alignment and you'll notice it in one of several ways. Your steering wheel may not be centered when ... More

Drive Train Service in Fort Wayne at Tuffy Fort Wayne (W. Jefferson Blvd)

March 27, 2022

The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive maintenance y... More

Change is Good (Oil Change)

March 20, 2022

You've heard that expression, change is good. When it comes to your vehicle's oil, change is not only good, it's vital for the health of the engine. But there's one question that puzzles many drivers: how frequently should my vehicle's oil be changed? There is not one simple answer, but here ar... More