Courtesy Auto Repair Plus: Tiffin, Ohio Auto Repair
||

12 Month / 12,000 Mile Parts & Labor Warranty

ASE Certified Technicians

Your Neighborhood Full Service Repair Facility

NAPA Auto Care Center

We Build Customers For Life!

Car Care Tips

Fluids

Battery Basics for Tiffin

It's important for Tiffin drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold Ohio weather. Most Tiffin 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... Read More

Courtesy Auto Repair Plus Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Tiffin residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can actu... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Tiffin residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oi... Read More

Procrastination Prevention in Tiffin

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ... Read More

Battery Replacement at Courtesy Auto Repair Plus in Tiffin

Hello, welcome to Courtesy Auto Repair Plus. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Tiffin runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Courtesy Auto Repair Plus are those in our customer's vehicles. Just like the batteries in our smoke detectors... Read More

The Courtesy Auto Repair Plus Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

The automotive professionals at Courtesy Auto Repair Plus would like to give Tiffin drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, vehicles are becoming more sophisticated every day. Fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are becoming more special... Read More

Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

Today, Courtesy Auto Repair Plus is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Tiffin are confused as much as they don't realize how much things have changed in recent years.If you h... Read More

Charge It in Tiffin for Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Tiffin, Ohio, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out that i... Read More

Courtesy Auto Repair Plus Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

Hello Ohio! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a microscope, so we'll have... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Courtesy Auto Repair Plus Today

Hello Tiffin drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Tiffin, bits of the surface of the battery plates disintegrate. As this process continues over a... Read More

Latest Posts

Categories

Air Conditioning
Alignment
Automotive News
Battery
Brakes
Cabin Air Filter
Cooling System
Customer Detective Work
Dashboard
Diagnostics
Did You Know
Differential Service
Drive Train
Emergency Items
Exhaust
Fluids
Following Recommended Intervals
Fuel Economy
Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down
Fuel System
Headlamps
Inspection
Keys to a long lasting vehicle
Maintenance
Monitoring System
none
Oil Change
Older Vehicles
Parts
Safety
Serpentine Belt
Service Intervals
Service Standards
Shocks & Struts
Steering
Suspension
Timing Belt
Tires and Wheels
Transmission
Warranty
Wheel Bearings
Windshield Wipers
Winter Prep

Archives

October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015