Car Care Tips

December 2018

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in FL. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Tampa 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 to the safe ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy): Timing Belt Overview

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Tampa. The timing belt’s important job is... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Tampa

Today we want to talk to Tampa 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 dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of woe. Even th... Read More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Tampa drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers... Read More

Give Your Engine Clean Fuel with a New Fuel Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy)

Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts perform... Read More

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