For those of you in Pensacola Florida who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6. For example, in one family of engines the conventional...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 28, 2014
Here is a questions for brilliant Pensacola motorists What is a cabin air filter? Is it:
A filter for a house in the middle of the woods?
A fresh, piney scent?
A filter for the passenger compartment of your car?
Clever you, it's 3. A cabin air filter cleans the outside air ...
Posted in Cabin Air Filter
on March 25, 2014
When they hear the word 'suspension,' Pensacola car owners may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your car’s suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your car up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Pensacola. Its job is to keep your...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on March 24, 2014
The automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola would like to give Pensacola auto owners an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, cars are becoming more sophisticated everyday - and fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmiss...
Posted in Fluids
on March 23, 2014
What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Pensacola motorists's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees. Twenty years ago in Pensacola, winter tires differed from high...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 22, 2014
We find that a lot of Pensacola service and repair at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions, but don't want to be embarrassed or to seem pushy. Cars are very complicated and there's ...
Posted in Service Standards
on March 21, 2014
A lot of Pensacola motorists have asked whether or not they should use their severe service maintenance schedule, which is listed in their car owners' manual. It can be somewhat confusing, so we decided to consult an expert. Cricket Killingsworth is from QMI/Heartland, a manufacturer...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 21, 2014
Pensacola drivers love their cars. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road – it’s great! But there’s nothing like car trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt. Now Pensacola auto owners can’t...
Posted in Alignment
on March 20, 2014
Hey Pensacola! Let's talk about one of our Florida summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for Pensacola auto owners to take their car's air conditioner for granted. Just push the right buttons and out comes cool, dry, clean air. But your air conditioning system needs at...
Posted in Air Conditioning
on March 19, 2014
The coolant system is a vital part of your vehicle. It is also the second most common cause for vehicle failures. Even though coolant system failure is fairly common in Pensacola, it is easy to prevent.
Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola 9350 University Pkwy Pensacola, Flor...
Posted in Cooling System
on March 18, 2014