Many Austin drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the int...
Posted in Automotive News
on May 23, 2017
Austin drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Texas come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Austin area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system – called TPMS – consists of s...
Posted in Monitoring System
on May 17, 2017
All modern Austin vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Austin drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at the right time—to be mixed with air and burned in th...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 09, 2017
When I was a kid, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin for a checkup and he said that he read on the internet that modern cars don't need seasonal service.My...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 01, 2017