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Maintaining Your Diesel in Tampa

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Tampa area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur conten... Read More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

Many Tampa drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) recommends a new engine air filter... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tampa Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surpris... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave): Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

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Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave): Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

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Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave): Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

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The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Tampa area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives.Preventive MaintenancePreventive maintenance is an important way people in Tampa can conserve fuel ... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave)

Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in the top of your engine. Over time, different pa... Read More

Fuel Injection Keeps Getting Better for Tampa Motorists

Tampa residents know that engines burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your engine where it is squirted—or injected—into your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs air to burn, so in the f... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Tampa

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 right time—to be mixed with air and burned in the ... Read More

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