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Questions to Ask Your Austin Service Advisor

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. We find that a lot of Austin drivers are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions but don't want to be embarrassed or seem pushy. Vehicles are very complicated and there's more to know about t... Read More

Are There Blind Spots in Austin?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. All Austin drivers have blind spots – and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Austin.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, ... Read More

Regular Schedule or Severe Service Schedule at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Austin drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Texas who think that severe service schedules apply to ... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Today

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Austin drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Austin, bits of the surface of the battery... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Austin, Texas

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The cooling system keeps Texas vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Austin. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiat... Read More

Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Austin drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all n... Read More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. No matter how well they're made, vehicles are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the vehicle manufacturer to issue reca... Read More

Austin Drivers Severe Service Maintenance Schedules

Video: Since driving requirements and lifestyles differ among Austin drivers, your vehicle manufacturer publishes two auto maintenance schedules: the regular schedule and the severe service schedule. Which schedule should Austin drivers follow? Here are some questions to ask yourself:Are most of your tr... Read More

Under Pressure in Austin: TPMS

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Austin, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 mo... Read More

Differential Service in Austin, Texas - What You Need to Know

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is – you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Austin, Texas, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel ... Read More

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