Tampa Customer Detective Work

December 13, 2020

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) in Tampa is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars in FL are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons ... 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

Arrive Alive in Tampa

June 21, 2020

We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Tampa. A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on FL roads.The truth is that all of us are dis... More

On Board Diagnostics for Tampa Motorists

May 17, 2020

Some Tampa vehicle owners wonder why Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) and other Tampa auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics. Receiving a diagnostic charge at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) for a tricky automotive problem shou... More

Questions to Ask Your Tampa Service Advisor

May 10, 2020

We find that a lot of Tampa drivers are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions but don't want to be embarrassed or seem pushy. Vehicles are very complicated and there's more to know about them than most of us have the time to learn. Maybe it's... More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Service Advisor

September 29, 2019

Tampa drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the serv... More

What Tampa Automotive Service Consumers Should Know

September 9, 2018

There are some things drivers should know about Tampa car service and repair. First and foremost, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletc... More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

November 13, 2017

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 predictable outcome. That is why Tampa automot... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

October 31, 2017

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Tampa, FL, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of diagnostic ... More

Ethics of Automotive Repair in Tampa

July 23, 2017

We're going to be talking about the ethics of automotive repair. It seems like news outlets really like hit-and-run reporting; they hit everyone from groceries stores to retail to physicians. And the Tampa automotive service and repair industry hasn't been given a pass either.Unfortunately... More