What to Do In Case of an Accident

September 25, 2016

If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Austin, Texas, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Austin, Texas:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. Leaving the... More

Charge It in Austin for Extended Battery Life

September 18, 2016

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Austin, Texas, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out that ... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Guide to Vehicle Diagnosis

September 12, 2016

Modern Austin vehicles have several computers on board that control all kinds of things like engine functions, transmission shifts, traction control, anti-lock brakes, stability control, emissions and on some vehicles, even steering, braking and the throttle.Think about that for a minute things... More

Emergency Items for Austin

September 6, 2016

Safe Texas travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin. But there are other things Austin residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your... More