Why Alignment Matters (Vehicle Alignment Maintenance)

September 5, 2021

It's one of those things that can happen on a multi-day road adventure or a quick trip to the grocery store. You hit a pothole, go too fast over a speed bump, nail a curb. When it happens, you think, "I wonder if that was hard enough to do any damage?" But things seem ok and you continue on yo... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Mentor: Alignment Inspection

May 9, 2017

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Mentor drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Mentor will inspect your tires for uneven wear as well as suspension and ste... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Mentor in Mentor

March 20, 2017

Many Mentor drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically, electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the in... More

Mentor Alignment Service

February 24, 2016

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... More

Lease Or Buy?

September 26, 2014

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Mentor car financing. It's always a tough question for Mentor motorists. But here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the car, with maybe an initial down payment, then monthly payment... More

What To Do In Case Of An Accident in Cleveland

July 21, 2014

Screeching tires, crunching metal its an accident! If youve ever been in a car accident in Mentor, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. Its hard to think straight and know what to do. Lets review what Mentor drivers should do in case of an accident: When an accident... More