Car Care Tips

When "Shady" is a Good Thing

Just like your skin can burn from too much sun, so can the paint on your vehicle.  It can turn dull, oxidize and fade the more ultraviolet rays beat down on it. One solution is to park in a shady spot, or you can buy a cover for your vehicle and put it on when you know it's going to be sitting in... Read More

Good Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Equals Good Fuel Economy in Winter Springs

Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Winter Springs drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Florida, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through pr... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Winter Springs

Today we want to talk to Winter Springs drivers about timing belts. They're something that many drivers don't know much about and yet your vehicle won't run if it's broken – and it could cause many thousands of doll... Read More

Charge It in Winter Springs for Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Winter Springs, Florida, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extre... Read More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Winter Springs, Florida, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case o... Read More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Winter Springs Automobiles

Winter Springs drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Winter Springs, Florida, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's... Read More

Higher Mileage Service Intervals for Winter Springs

Winter Springs drivers have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in the Winter Springs area, but it d... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs in Winter Springs

Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Winter Springs road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery; t... Read More

Trip Inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs in Winter Springs

Winter Springs area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.Now Winter Spring... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

There's a lot of auto advice in Florida right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, “Does this sound too good to ... Read More

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