Battery Basics for Mentor

December 26, 2016

It's important for Mentor drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold Ohio weather. Most Mentor area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. However, he... More

Let Tuffy Mentor Help You Keep Your Vehicle Another Couple of Years

December 20, 2016

Mentor area residents may remember when the U.S. government's Cash for Clunkers program made a splash on the news scene. People were offered incentives to trade in old vehicles for new, in the interest of better and improved air quality from reduced emissions.But a lot of Mentor drivers want to h... More

Steer Right in Mentor

December 13, 2016

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering so many Mentor drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent years,... More

Regular Schedule or Severe Service Schedule at Tuffy Mentor?

December 4, 2016

Today's Tuffy Mentor article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Mentor drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Ohio who think that severe service schedules apply to everyone. Somewhere between a complete lack of awareness and the dire blanket state... More