On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

October 31, 2017

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Tampa, FL, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of diagnostic ... More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa

October 22, 2017

The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shift... More

Why People in Tampa Hesitate to Get Their Vehicle Serviced

October 17, 2017

A recent report stated that over 80 percent of the vehicles on our Tampa, FL, roads have one or more service or repair that's needed but hasn't been taken care of. Now that's a lot of undone service. That translates into something over 160 million vehicles in North America alone. Some of t... More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

October 11, 2017

If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Tampa, FL, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Tampa, FL:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. Leaving the ... More

Stay Safe in Tampa by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

October 2, 2017

We don't want to think about it, but each Tampa resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with FL rescue workers. Rescue workers and Tampa police are well aware of this difficulty... More