On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

December 29, 2019

Starting in 1996, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Cont... More

Ready, Set, COLD! (Getting Vehicle Ready for Winter)

December 22, 2019

When the temperatures plunge, your vehicle better be ready because it faces a whole new set of challenges. Rubber stiffens, glass fogs, fluids freeze. Just thinking about it can get your heart beating faster. So here are some tips for getting ready for those inevitable colder temperatures. Mak... More

Budget for Maintenance in Pensacola

December 15, 2019

Sometimes busy Pensacola residents dream about going back to the simpler days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around Florida in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduced ... More

Fuel Injection Basics for Pensacola

December 8, 2019

All modern Pensacola vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Pensacola drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at the right timeto be mixed with air and burned in the ... More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

December 1, 2019

Pensacola drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front wheel is out of balance you'll feel it in the stee... More