Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola

March 29, 2020

Many Pensacola car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing an engine air filter? The answer is that not replacing it could cause your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor to fail. This expensive sensor is situated between your engine air filter and your engine. Dirty air f... More

Pinch Petroleum Pennies! (Fuel Saving Tips)

March 22, 2020

If you saw a dollar bill on the ground, you'd pick it up, right? Well, whether you find that dollar on the ground or in savings at the gas pump, money is money, and here are some ways to hold on to more of it. Slowing down is the easiest way to save fuel, especially for every speed increase over ... More

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

March 15, 2020

Hi Pensacola 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 the ... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola: Serpentine Belt Tensioner

March 8, 2020

The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so ... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Auto Myths Around Pensacola

March 1, 2020

With high fuel prices in Pensacola, Florida, comes lots of gas saving advice. Some of it, like what you hear on is great. When you get one of those e-mails that's going around telling you how to save gas, try to think it through.Does it really make sense? Does it defy the laws of physics?Do so... More