Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Mentor

September 29, 2021

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Mentor for a check up.In today's Tuffy Mentor auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Mentor residents need fuel to go, and the cleaner the ... More

Introduction to Diesels for Mentor, Ohio

September 27, 2021

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Mentor, Ohio, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Ohio are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe have diesel ... More

To Save Gas Around Mentor: Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

August 15, 2021

One topic that hits the news in Ohio on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Ohio drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Mentor who don't want to add a car payment to our monthly expenses, we need to improve our fuel economy any way we ... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Mentor

June 6, 2021

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Mentor, Ohio, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Mentor streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just sucks the gas... More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

June 6, 2021

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to de... More

How Do You Save Gas in Mentor, Ohio?

April 16, 2017

No one in Mentor, Ohio, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Ohio fuel prices, however, have spurred Mentor drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles/kilometers less each month during times of high fuel pric... More

Fuel Filter Service in Mentor, Ohio

April 3, 2017

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 servi... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Mentor, Ohio

February 7, 2017

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Ohio environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Mentor very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the Mentor area.... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

January 22, 2017

Hello Mentor resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good . The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your engine. A... More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Mentor

January 10, 2017

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Mentor drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive maintena... More