Direct Fuel Injection Update from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola

February 1, 2022

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 V6 makes ab... More

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

September 26, 2021

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 engine.Fuel injectors are engineered to spray fuel i... More

Diesel Maintenance for Florida

September 5, 2021

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Florida friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know that diese... More

Clean Fuel ? Clean Performance for Pensacola Drivers

June 28, 2020

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Pensacola auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; the... 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

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

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pensacola

February 23, 2020

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

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Florida Driving

January 1, 2020

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Pensacola knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Pensacola area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger compartmen... 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

Fuel Injectors

September 29, 2019

The last new American vehicles sold in Pensacola with a carburetor rolled out of the Florida dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Pensacola, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engi... More