Many Tiffin drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Courtesy Auto Repair Plus recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but don't know what an air filter is or what it does.If this has happened to yo...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 30, 2021
Rust. It's worse if you drive in places that use salt on the roads in winter, or if you spend time driving near a body of salt water. But any vehicle has to deal with rust after years on the road. And it's not just that rust can eat away your vehicle's body and fenders. It can be a real probl...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on May 23, 2021
Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Tiffin area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first indication that...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on May 16, 2021
Tiffin drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From there the coo...
Posted in Cooling System
on May 09, 2021
Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today's modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver's arms. That's why old cars had such large steering wheels...
Posted in Steering
on May 02, 2021