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It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Tampa. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of techn... Read More

Technician Training at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

Your vehicle is important to you, and keeping it running properly is important to your lifestyle. That's why you're smart enough to have it serviced regularly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa. An... Read More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Tampa

One Tampa automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Tampa, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small ste... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Tampa drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If... Read More

Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

Modern vehicles in and around Tampa run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Tampa drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electr... Read More

Change is Good (Oil Change)

You've heard that expression, change is good. When it comes to your vehicle's oil, change is not only good, it's vital for the health of the engine. But there's one question that puzzles many drivers: how frequently should my vehicle's oil be changed? There is not one simple answer, but here ar... Read More

Things Aren't Always What They Seem

If you drive, you know at some point, something's going to go wrong with your vehicle. And sometimes, it's pretty easy to figure out what's wrong, like a flat tire. But sometimes your vehicle's symptoms can be really puzzling.One driver in FL was heading to work on a hot July day and noticed w... Read More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Service Advisor

Tampa drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the serv... Read More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Tampa

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Tampa area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur conten... Read More

Tampa Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Tampa on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35... Read More

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