The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

August 25, 2019

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Tampa auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central ele... More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa

August 18, 2019

Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on FL Roads?

August 11, 2019

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in FL spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive driving is t... More

Don't Stack the Mat

August 4, 2019

In the sloppy cold weather months, you might be tempted to pick up an all-weather mat and throw it on top of the mats you already have in your vehicle. After all, double protection is better, right? In this case, wrong. Here's why. It's important to keep the accelerator and brake pedals clear so ... More