Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Fort Wayne (Plantation Lane) in Fort Wayne

January 29, 2015

The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shifting ge... More

Give Your Engine Clean Fuel With A New Fuel Filter From Tuffy Fort Wayne (Plantation Lane)

January 22, 2015

Your SUV requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your SUV engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts MPG and p... More

Watching Your Check Engine Light

January 13, 2015

Did you know that most of the cars driving around Fort Wayne, Indiana carry more computer power than the Apollo 121 Lunar Module that landed on the moon in 1969? New cars sold in the Fort Wayne area have as many as twelve networked computers and over five miles (eight kilometers) of ... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Fort Wayne (Plantation Lane): Passing the Smell Test

January 6, 2015

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Fort Wayne car owners realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Indiana folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but... More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

January 2, 2015

Fort Wayne car owners live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big inve... More