Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

March 26, 2017

Tampa residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating and premium... More

Tampa Exhaust and Emissions Service

March 21, 2017

Many Tampa residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke, or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) is really a ... More

A Cold Day in Tampa – Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

March 12, 2017

Most Tampa drivers worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy FL highway, but don't worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown on the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Tampa rush hour, but so can a long ride in a hot v... More

Water Pump

March 5, 2017

Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your car from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat and the water pump The water pump's like t... More