Automobile Fluids For Your vehicle
January 27, 2019
If you've walked through the automotive fluids section of an auto parts store in Austin, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle?As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as you drive ar... More
Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas
January 21, 2019
Austin residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rating and premiu... More
When "Oh, no!" Turns Into, "All right!"
January 13, 2019
Things we don't expect happen to our vehicles. And let's face, no one really wants to spend money on an unexpected repair. But if you are putting off going to your vehicle repair facility because you're dreading bad news, you might just be putting off some good news. There was one minivan driver ... More
The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil
January 7, 2019
Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally o... More
Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Austin?
January 1, 2019
There is a clear and vocal demand in Austin and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Texas market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on Austin area roads today, and many more being developed. ... More