Car Care Tips

June 2019

Maintaining Your Older Car in Austin, Texas

Your browser does not support the video tag. The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Austin, Texas: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements... Read More

Lease or Buy?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Austin drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If y... Read More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... Read More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Austin, Texas

Your browser does not support the video tag. The median age for cars in the Austin, Texas area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle ... Read More

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Austin

Your browser does not support the video tag. Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Austin, 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 Austin drivers should ... Read More

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