Car Care Tips

Smooth Shifting in Pensacola, Florida: Transmission Service

So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola On Your Serpentine Belt

  Today we're going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Pensacola, Florida, customers. Let's start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That's the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the bat... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your vehicle engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let's go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Pensacola streets, 20 pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon... Read More

To Save Gas Around Pensacola: Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

  One topic that hits the news in Florida on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Florida drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Pensacola who don't want to add a car payment to our monthly expenses, we need to improve our fuel e... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down in Pensacola

There’s not much Pensacola drivers can do about the price of gas in 
Florida, but we can control - up to a point - how much we use. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy. The first thing we can do is watch the go-pedal. Hard acceleration just sucks the gas. Gently leave stop... Read More

Tracking True in Pensacola: Wheel Alignment

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola, we occasionally see severe tire damage that could have been prevented with proper wheel alignment. During a Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola alignment service, your vehicle is put on an alignment rack where the tires, stee... Read More

Good Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola Equals Good Fuel Economy in Pensacola

Whether we're trying to save money, save gas or save the environment, most of us Pensacola drivers have an interest in decreasing fuel consumption. We've all heard about ways to save money on gas in Florida, but does it really add up to much? How much can we boost our fuel economy through prevent... Read More

Commitment to Make Your vehicle Last at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola

These days many people in the Pensacola area are really committed to making their cars last a long time. First thing: you've got to start with what you've got. It'd be ideal if people started with a brand new car, never missed a scheduled service item, paid attention to the severe servi... Read More

Cruisin' on Down Main Street

When automakers first came out with cruise control, it was a real luxury item.  The older cruise controls used a mechanical vacuum system but it worked.  Well, some of the time.  Now days, cruise control is all electronic, thanks to computers.  It's reliable and a real convenience on long trips. ... Read More

Hitting the Brakes in Pensacola

Safety should always be an element of your vehicle care. So even if you don't care about how your vehicle looks, you should practice preventive maintenance to protect yourself — and other Pensacola drivers — on the road. And good safety starts with good brakes.Brakes need a regular insp... Read More

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