Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

July 3, 2022

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Florida. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Winter Springs residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital ... More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

June 26, 2022

With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Winter Springs, Florida, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Winter Springs drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's un... More

NOT JUST ANOTHER CUSTOMER (Finding the Right Service Facility)

June 19, 2022

You might remember a hit TV sitcom that was set in a bar, a place where "everybody knows your name." The idea, of course, is people feel more comfortable where they aren't just another customer among many; they're special because their relationship goes back a few years. That comfortable relat... More

Defensive Driving in Winter Springs, Florida

June 12, 2022

There was a man in the Winter Springs area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local Florida highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close to ho... More

The New Blade in Town

June 5, 2022

If your windshield wipers are streaking and chattering when you turn them on in the rain or snow, it's time for a little "blade renewal." And when it comes to new wiper blades, there are some new designs that are worth a look. One of the latest is called the beam blade. It's different than conve... More

Transmission Care in Winter Springs, Florida

May 29, 2022

Do you have any plans around Winter Springs, Florida, for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends are taking the boat up to the lake. Maybe you'll be having a lot of fun water skiing and doing a little fishing.You got the boat all ready. It's all gassed up. You packed lots of snacks and the cool... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

May 22, 2022

Today we're talking to Winter Springs drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Florida folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wh... More

No Fueling! (Fuel Filler Location)

May 17, 2022

If you've ever gotten in an unfamiliar vehicle, maybe a rental car, you may have pulled up to the gas pump and wondered, "Which side is the fuel filler on?" Here's a tip for you. There is usually a little arrow on the instrument panel near the fuel gauge that points to the side where the fuel fi... More

No Fountain of Youth (Aging Tires)

May 8, 2022

Can you think of anyone who enjoys aging? Wrinkles where you don't want them, gray hair, eyes that won't focus any more, no stamina. Believe it or not, your tires age, too, and they don't get better the older they get. And here's the important thing to know, even if they can still pass a tread... More

The Best Book that's Not a Best-Seller

May 1, 2022

Sometimes the movie is better than the book, sometimes it's the other way around. But when it comes to your vehicle, the best book of all is the owner's manual. The plot is simple: Owner wants long life and dependable performance from the vehicle, manual has the way to achieve that long life and... More