Right or Left? Courtesy Auto Repair Plus Power Steering Service

May 2, 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... More

Steer Me Right! (Failing Power Steering Hose)

December 27, 2020

Most drivers love how easy it is to turn their vehicles, and they have power steering to thank. Engineers have figured out a way to take some of your engine's power to help you turn. Without it, steering can be quite a chore. New power systems are electric, but there are still plenty of the old... More

STRAIGHT TALK ABOUT STEERING (Loose Steering)

December 13, 2020

Perhaps you've heard someone use the term "loose steering." And it's pretty much what it sounds like. You turn the steering wheel and the vehicle's wheels don't seem to go exactly where you thought you were pointing them. You have to constantly make steering adjustments. Loose steering is slop... More

Stay Headed in the Right Direction, Tiffin

August 2, 2020

Power steering is standard on nearly every vehicle in Tiffin, Ohio, these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that's driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals at Courtesy Auto ... More

Get Where You're Going with Power Steering Service in Tiffin

May 3, 2020

Today we're going to talk about power steering service in Tiffin. If you took an informal poll around Tiffin you'd probably find that most vehicle owners have never heard of power steering service. That's not surprising. Even though power steering is standard on every vehicle, most people in Tiff... More

Power Steering Service in Tiffin

February 14, 2020

Most Tiffin drivers are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes the power steerin... More

Steer Right in Tiffin

August 7, 2016

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering, so many Tiffin drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent years... More

Defensive Driving in Tiffin, Ohio

June 26, 2016

There was a man in the Tiffin area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local Ohio highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close to home in Tiffi... More

Power Steering Service In Tiffin

February 14, 2016

Most Tiffin auto owners are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes ... More