Columbus Exhaust and Emissions Service

July 17, 2022

Many Columbus residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus is really a lot more comprehensive these ... More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

December 19, 2021

Most Columbus drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your vehi... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus Service for Your Exhaust System

September 13, 2020

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle. The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of th... More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation ? PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus

October 7, 2018

Hello Columbus! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Ohio vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to regu... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Columbus: Passing the Smell Test

February 4, 2018

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Columbus residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Ohio folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we forget ... More