Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

February 25, 2018

Most Tampa drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. FL folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Tampa drivers all know or should know that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there something more we can do... More

Upgrade Shocks for Better Handling in Tampa

February 20, 2018

Many Tampa drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole on a Tampa... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) On Your Serpentine Belt

February 12, 2018

Today we're going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Tampa, FL, customers. Let's start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That's the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the battery. Then there's... More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

February 4, 2018

We live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big investment and Tampa drivers want to... More