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...
Posted in Fuel Economy
on March 27, 2016
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...
Posted in Service Standards
on March 21, 2016
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....
Posted in Fluids
on March 13, 2016
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 ...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 07, 2016
Fort Wayne auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Fort Wayne, Indiana are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause for vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But, if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take g...
Posted in Cooling System
on March 04, 2016
In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Fort Wayne. The timing belt’s important j...
Posted in Timing Belt
on March 03, 2016
When you get an oil change, it's always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the recommends. But sometimes we're asked if we'd like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose the cheaper one. But in this case, the more expensive oil might be...
Posted in Fluids
on March 02, 2016
Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Fort Wayne drivers vehicles’. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every Indiana drivers car's maintenance schedule. At Tuffy Fort Wayne - Coldwater, our team will check your brake system and let you know if ...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on March 01, 2016