Emergency! (Vehicle Emergency items)

July 2, 2023

"I never expected it could happen to me." Countless drivers have said that after they've had an emergency turn their lives upside down. So before that happens to you, let's thinking about planning ahead for an emergency with a few things you should keep in your vehicle. Road flares. If you've ev... More

Blind Spot Safety for Austin Driving

May 5, 2019

Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Austin, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Austin drivers' blind spo... More

Know Your Towing Limits in Austin

May 7, 2018

Some Austin drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Austin, you should be aware of safety issues, Texas towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is important for safe towi... More

Your Well Trained Technician at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin

November 29, 2016

When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Austin, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the technic... More

Emergency Items for Austin

September 6, 2016

Safe Texas travel starts with preventive maintenance and good vehicle care at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin. But there are other things Austin residents can do to prepare for emergencies on the road. Here's some auto advice that can help you plan for emergencies, and just may save your... More