Fuel for Thought

June 7, 2020

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... More

Wasteful Thinking

March 7, 2018

With the weather getting colder, you might be tempted to start your vehicle up, let it idle for 15 or 20 minutes and then get in the nice, cozy cabin. Some vehicles offer remote starting that let you do that from the comfort of your home or apartment. But is letting your vehicle idle like that ... More

Save Fuel by Watching Your Weight

February 25, 2018

Most Tampa drivers are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. FL folks want to save the environment and our pocketbooks.And we Tampa drivers all know or should know that preventive maintenance will help maintain maximum fuel efficiency. But is there something more we can do... More

Hey Tampa Drivers: How Do You Save Gas?

April 9, 2017

Higher Tampa fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Tampa drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high fuel pri... More

Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa

December 13, 2016

With Tampa gas prices being what they are, many of us in FL are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Tampa area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in FL. But there ar... More