Car Care Tips

Arrive Alive in Winter Springs

We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from Winter Springs. 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 Florida roads.The truth is... Read More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs auto care blog, we're going to talk to Winter Springs drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Spri... Read More

Busting Automotive Myths in Winter Springs, Florida

Myths passed around our Winter Springs, Florida community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some bloggers recall the vehicles of yesteryear and declare their ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs: Serpentine Belt System Wear

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Winter Springs drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesn’t spin fast enough, the battery will no... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to... Read More

Cabin Air Filter From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

Here is a questions for Winter Springs drivers: What is a cabin air filter?Is it: A filter for a house in the middle of the woods? A fresh, piney scent? A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's 3.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes int... Read More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

The price of gas in Florida has got people in Winter Springs talking. It seems that Winter Springs folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone ca... Read More

The Right Automotive Fluids for Winter Springs Drivers

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Winter Springs drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could e... Read More

Hey Winter Springs Drivers; What Is the Most Distracting Food?

So what is the most distracting food to have in the car while driving around Winter Springs?Is it: A Hamburger; Coffee; A Soft Drink, or Gummy Bears? Well, you may be surprised to learn that all but the gummy bears are in the top ten most distracting foods when you are driving. But if ... Read More

Time Out: Suspension Problems in Winter Springs

Your vehicle's suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump.To see your suspension system, you'll hav... Read More

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