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Tampa Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Your browser does not support the video tag. Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Tampa on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tir... Read More

Helping Tampa Drivers Get the Right Tires

Your browser does not support the video tag. Every Tampa vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved ... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Tampa, FL Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Tampa: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Tampa drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for “all-season” radials. FL drivers ran out and bough... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) Guide to Tire Specs

Your browser does not support the video tag. You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Tampa service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting... Read More

Picking the Right Tires in Tampa

Your browser does not support the video tag. Shopping for tires in Tampa can be bewildering because there are many choices. Let's simplify. There are four main classifications of tires, each designed for different purposes.First off, there are summer tires. Those who buy summer tires in ... Read More

Talk to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (East Fletcher Ave) About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Custom wheels are one way that Tampa folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, including cost, the fi... Read More

Tampa Tire Repair

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Tampa residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Tampa drivers – it also has a financial impact. With high F... Read More

Tire Maintenance in Tampa

Your browser does not support the video tag. With the recent focus in the Tampa area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Tampa drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not ... Read More

Tire Replacement: What Tampa Drivers Need to Know

Your browser does not support the video tag. Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then... Read More

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