Car Care Tips

November 2017

Ask Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave): What Happens When a Serpentine Belt Breaks?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which charges the... Read More

Deciphering the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Menu Board

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Tampa, FL, service centers like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) have a board that lists the routine services they provide. But some people don't know what... Read More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. All FL pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a p... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Tampa

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. All modern Tampa vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Tampa drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at the righ... Read More

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