Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Winter Springs Vehicle

October 9, 2022

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Winter Springs area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you g... More

Clean Fuel Equals Clean Performance for Winter Springs Drivers

November 7, 2021

Hello, Winter Springs residents. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine.Winter Springs auto owners don't need to fi... More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs

July 25, 2021

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Winter Springs drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive ... More

Introduction to Diesels for Winter Springs, Florida

March 14, 2021

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Winter Springs, Florida, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Florida are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europ... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs for Better Performance

December 6, 2020

Hi Winter Springs residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

November 8, 2020

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Winter Springs area residents are all cutting back, if not in fuel consumption, then in other areas of our lives. Preventive Maintenance Preventive maintenance is an important way people in Winter Springs ... More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

July 26, 2020

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to de... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Winter Springs Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

July 12, 2020

Winter Springs residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating and premi... More

Clean Fuel ? Clean Performance for Winter Springs Drivers

March 1, 2020

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Winter Springs auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it... More

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