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Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Austin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most... Read More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Austin. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technological ... Read More

Transmission Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin in Austin

Video: Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Austin drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Texas to remember to change the engine oil - you know, every 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But proper tr... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Austin drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Austin. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to highe... Read More

Austin Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Video: Any Austin driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less for Austin residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this is the ser... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Timing Belt Overview

Video: In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Austin. The timing belt’s important job i... Read More

Smooth Shifting in Austin, Texas: Transmission Service

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up a... Read More

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