Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Really Save Gas?

February 29, 2016

Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Austin drivers don't always extend those g... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

February 28, 2016

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Austin, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin service advisor that yo... More

Cabin Air Filter From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

February 27, 2016

Here is a questions for Austin drivers: 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 before it comes into the passenger c... More

What to Do After You Buy a Used Vehicle in Austin

February 26, 2016

So you've bought a used vehicle in the Austin area. Do you know what you're getting? It is hard to know what you're getting because people in the Austin area sell vehicles for different reasons. Think about why you've sold vehicles. Did you just want something new or were there problems that you... More

Air Conditioning Service in Austin

February 26, 2016

Hey Austin! Let's talk about one of our Texas summertime must-haves: your car A/C. It's real easy for Austin drivers 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 attention from time to time ... More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

February 25, 2016

Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin auto care blog, we're going to talk to Austin drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin customers. For example, recently four... More

Power Steering Service in Austin

February 25, 2016

Most Austin drivers are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes the power steerin... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Guide to Proper Fluids for Your Vehicle

February 24, 2016

The automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin would like to give Austin drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, vehicles are becoming more sophisticated every day. Fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are becomin... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Radiator Service

February 23, 2016

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 Austin, it is easy to prevent. The most recognizable part of the coolant system is the radiator. It is connected to the engine w... More

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

February 22, 2016

When they hear the word suspension, many drivers in Austin may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your vehicle's suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your vehicle up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Austin. Its job is to keep your wheels f... More