Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Austin Automobiles

April 11, 2021

Austin drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Austin, Texas, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactl... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Causes of Wheel Misalignment

October 25, 2020

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 a major crash, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object. Whi... More

All Lined Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

September 27, 2020

When all of your vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Hitting a road hazard or even just the normal bumps and bounces of everyday driving in Austin can cause your vehicle's wheels to be out of alignment.Driving for an extended time around Austin wh... More

Why Alignment Matters (Vehicle Alignment Maintenance)

May 31, 2020

It's one of those things that can happen on a multi-day road adventure or a quick trip to the grocery store. You hit a pothole, go too fast over a speed bump, nail a curb. When it happens, you think, "I wonder if that was hard enough to do any damage?" But things seem ok and you continue on yo... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Alignment Inspection

July 23, 2018

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Austin drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin will inspect your tires for uneven wear as... More

Straight and True in Austin: Wheel Alignment

September 10, 2017

Most Austin folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by drivers in Austin is... More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

June 18, 2017

Hello Austin! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace them more... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Austin Vehicle

June 1, 2017

Imagine you've left Austin and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow you down. You... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin in Austin

May 23, 2017

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 internal p... More

Tracking True in Texas: Wheel Alignment in Austin

July 11, 2016

The biggest issue for Austin area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center ... More