Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

May 31, 2016

Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Mentor residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or three thousand miles. But recent advances in both engine technology and oil quality ... More

Your Vehicle Is NOT Maintenance Free, Mentor Car Owners

May 24, 2016

A generation ago, Mentor drivers seemed to be more inclined to keep their vehicle's preventive maintenance on schedule. One reason for this may be that vehicles back then were a lot less reliable than they are today. Taking your vehicle in to your Mentor shop every year or two for repairs seem... More

Tuffy Mentor Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

May 15, 2016

Today's Tuffy Mentor post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuffy Mentor service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle.Brake fluid is c... More

How To Get Better Gas Mileage In Mentor

May 8, 2016

There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Mentor can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and programs take forever to load. Eventually, many of us just get... More

I Can See Clearly Now: Wiper Blade Replacement In Mentor

May 2, 2016

About 90% of our driving decisions in the Cleveland area are based solely on what we see. So having a good pair of windshield wipers is extremely .Most Mentor drivers have experienced the frustration and fear of not being able to see clearly during a storm, or when our vehicle windshield is jus... More