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Super Slick at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin in Austin: Synthetic Oil

Your browser does not support the video tag. When you get an oil change, it's always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the manufacturer recommends. But sometimes we're asked if we'd like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose t... Read More

Procrastination Prevention in Austin

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin Today

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Austin drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Austin, bits of the surface of the battery... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Battery Testing

The simple fact is that 70% of car batteries fail within 4 years. They just need to be replaced at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin when they are no longer able to hold a full charge.Batteries are a big ticket item for most Austin drivers and it’s tempting to put off buying a new one a... Read More

A New Battery in Austin

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Austin drivers, let's talk about batteries. Car batteries are just like any rechargeable battery. They will eventually wear out and die. If you are shopping for a new battery in Austin, here's some auto advice to help you.There are two m... Read More

Battery Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin in Austin

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello, welcome to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin. Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Austin runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin... Read More

Battery Maintenance Tips From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If you... Read More

Battery Basics for Austin

It's important for Austin drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Texas weather. Most Austin area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. However, ... Read More

Charge It in Austin for Extended Battery Life

Your browser does not support the video tag. Here's an interesting statistic for our in Austin, Texas drivers: Only thirty percent of car batteries make it to forty-eight months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from fifty-one months in extremely cold areas to jus... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Austin residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or three thousand miles. But recent ad... Read More

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