Winter Tires

November 29, 2020

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Tampa driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in FL, winter tires differed from highway tires only in their tread... More

What Tampa Customers like About Us at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

November 22, 2020

A big part of the service we provide at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) for our Tampa customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions. And we're always open to questions from our valued Tampa area customers. Even though we try to be pro... More

No Fountain of Youth (Aging Tires)

November 15, 2020

Can you think of anyone who enjoys aging? Wrinkles where you don't want them, gray hair, eyes that won't focus any more, no stamina. Believe it or not, your tires age, too, and they don't get better the older they get. And here's the important thing to know, even if they can still pass a tread... More

Finding Vehicle Recall Information in Tampa, FL

November 8, 2020

No matter how well they're made, vehicles in Tampa, FL, will have design or manufacturing problems. And when the government thinks a problem is really serious for people in Tampa, FL, they require the manufacturer to issue a recall notice and fix the vehicle free of charge. The manufacturer then... More

A Sticky Brake Situation (Parking Brake Service and Maintenance)

November 1, 2020

We've all been there. You park your vehicle on a steeper than usual hill and worry about it rolling down while you're running your errands. So you decide you'll use the parking brake. When you get back, you release the parking brake, hit the ignition, put it in gear anduh, ohyou can feel the p... More