Talk to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

January 16, 2022

Custom wheels are one way that Winter Springs 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 fit of the wheel, modifications that will have... More

Wash Me, Wash Me Right (How to Wash a Vehicle)

January 9, 2022

Most would agree they'd rather drive around in a clean, shiny vehicle than one coated with a layer of dirt. When warmer weather comes around, some of us are bound and determined to wash our own vehicles. And to protect the paint and its luster, there are a few things to keep in mind when you ge... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Advice on What to Do After You Buy

January 2, 2022

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Winter Springs drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Winter Springs area. Vehicles are sold when families ups... More

Tracking True in Winter Springs: Wheel Alignment

January 1, 2022

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, steering an... More

Visibility Disaster! (Windshield Washer Pump Replacement)

December 26, 2021

Let's say you live in a cold climate where the snowy, icy weather challenges you to clear the salt and debris tossed up on your windshield. You push your windshield washer switch expecting a good stream of fluid so the blades can wipe the glass clean. Yet nothing comes out. Nada, zip. What's g... More

Change Your Wiper Blades Twice Yearly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

December 19, 2021

Because 90% of our driving decisions are based on visual information, unobscured vision is paramount. Which brings us to the topic of today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs article: wiper blades. While this isn't the most exciting automotive subject, it's important. You wouldn't ... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

December 12, 2021

Hello Florida! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a microscope, so we'll h... More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Winter Springs

December 5, 2021

There's a segment of the Winter Springs area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 ... More

Engine Hydration for Winter Springs Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

November 28, 2021

The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on Florida Roads?

November 21, 2021

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in Florida spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive driving... More