Car Care Tips

October 2018

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Tampa drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers... Read More

Tampa Tire Repair

Most Tampa residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Tampa drivers – it also has a financial impact. With high FL gas prices, we've all heard about the import... Read More

Are There Blind Spots in Tampa?

All Tampa drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Tampa.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin, we... Read More

Vive la Differential at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa

There are a lot of drivers in Tampa who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in FL these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Tampa folks don't even have to t... Read More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

Hello Tampa! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace the... Read More

Recommended Tampa Service Intervals

Everyone in Tampa, FL, knows we are advised to go to our Tampa dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Tampa residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she tells us what ... Read More

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