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

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

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Winter Springs

August 8, 2021

One Winter Springs automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Winter Springs, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the e... More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs?

January 1, 2021

Hello Winter Springs - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you s... More

Lease or Buy?

August 23, 2020

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Winter Springs drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that ... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

July 5, 2020

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Winter Springs, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs service... More

Differential Service in Winter Springs, Florida - What You Need to Know

November 10, 2019

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Winter Springs, Florida, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a differ... More

For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

August 25, 2019

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... More

Vive la Differential at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs in Winter Springs

October 25, 2018

There are a lot of drivers in Winter Springs who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Florida these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Winter Springs folks don'... More