Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Winter Springs

January 26, 2020

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Winter Springs, Florida, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Winter Springs streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration... More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Winter Springs Drivers

January 19, 2020

Winter Springs residents know that engines need to burn fuel to operate. Fuel is pumped from your fuel tank to your vehicle engine where it is squirtedor injectedinto your engine's cylinders. This is the function of the fuel injectors.There are two ways to inject fuel into an engine. Fuel needs ... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

January 12, 2020

Starting in 1996, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine... More

Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

January 5, 2020

Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.That's why a regular brake inspection is on every Winter Springs driver's maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Serv... More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

January 1, 2020

Most Winter Springs drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in you... More