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Automotive Tips from Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

Fort Wayne drivers know that if their air conditioning system isn’t making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, to... Read More

Fort Wayne Customer Detective Work

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater in Fort Wayne is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars in Indiana are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given sympto... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater: Wiper Blades – Signs of Wear

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety – including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Fort Wayne drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace ... Read More

Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater

Many Fort Wayne car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing a This expensive sensor is situated between your engine air filter and your engine. Dirty air filters are a leading cause of mass air flow sensor failure – and these babies can cost several hundred ... Read More

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Fort Wayne Vehicle

Fort Wayne drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Indiana come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Fort area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system – called TPMS – consists o... Read More

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

Bad air quality while you're driving around Fort Wayne is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet.These filters clean the air in the passenge... Read More

Hey Fort Wayne Drivers: How Do You Save Gas?

Higher Fort Wayne fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Fort Wayne drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned .North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high fue... Read More

What Fort Wayne Customers Like About Us At Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater

A big part of the service we provide at Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater for our Fort Wayne customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions.And we're always open to questions from our valued Fort area customers. Even though we try to be proactive in our Tuffy Fort W... Read More

Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

Today, Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Fort Wayne are confused as much as they don't realize how much things have changed in recent years.... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Fort Wayne Indiana

There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remember, because it is a long list, but your service ... Read More

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