Sometimes we hear people in Tiffin say, "What's up with all this maintenance stuff? Modern cars just don't break down." While it is true that today's vehicles are extremely reliable, they are also becoming increasingly complicated and use more exotic materials than ever before. All that complexi...
Posted in Maintenance
on September 29, 2019
Tiffin residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of Ohio temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it has to p...
Posted in Cooling System
on September 22, 2019
Today's report from Courtesy Auto Repair Plus is on vehicle batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Tiffin v...
Posted in Fluids
on September 15, 2019
If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Tiffin, Ohio.Unless they drive a vintage car, Tiffin auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a schedule...
Posted in Fuel System
on September 08, 2019
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...
Posted in Automotive News
on September 01, 2019