Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Signs of an Alignment Problem

November 27, 2022

When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Austin drivers often associate our wheels being knocked out of alignment with an event like an accident, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object. While... More

Cool Breeze: Air Conditioning Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin in Austin

November 20, 2022

Most Texas auto owners know that their vehicles need regular preventive maintenance like changing the oil and filters, rotating the tires and refilling the washer fluid. But did you know that your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance as well? Taking care of your air conditioning sys... More

Bad Vibrations (Brake Rotor Replacement)

November 13, 2022

If youve ever stepped on your brake pedal and felt your vehicle vibrate, thats a signal that you shouldnt ignore. A pulsating brake pedal is a sign that something is wrong. Braking action should be smooth, sure, and quiet, not shaky and noisy. Most newer vehicles have disc brakes, called that b... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin On Your Serpentine Belt

November 6, 2022

Today we're going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Austin, Texas, customers. Let's start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That's the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the battery. Then the... More