Service to Improve Fuel Economy

February 7, 2021

The price of gas in FL has got people in Tampa talking. It seems that Tampa folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improve fuel economy. F... More

Don't be Fuelish (Signs Fuel Pump is Failing)

January 31, 2021

A driver of a large SUV loaded with equipment was heading on a 7-hour work trip when he stopped at a gas station to refuel. When he went to restart his SUV, it turned over but wouldn't catch. Try as he might, he was never able to get it started again. Of course there are many things that can c... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

January 24, 2021

The team at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) in Tampa, and FL car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Tampa drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks.And we all knowor should knowthat preventive maintenance will help maximize f... More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy)

November 1, 2020

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) for a check up.In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a... More

Fuel Injection: It Keeps Getting Better for Tampa Drivers

October 11, 2020

Tampa 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 air to bu... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tampa Tune Up

August 30, 2020

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm ... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) Guide to Saving Fuel: Get Rid of Dirty Oil

November 3, 2019

A lot of us drivers are asking ourselves the same question lately: how can we save on fuel? Tampa 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 Tampa can conserve fuel ... More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy)

October 13, 2019

Many Tampa drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy) recommends a new engine air filter. They sa... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy)

July 21, 2019

Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and... More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Tampa (Gunn Hwy)

June 16, 2019

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 Tampa drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive maintenan... More