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When "Oh, no!" Turns Into, "All right!"

Things we don't expect happen to our vehicles. And let's face, no one really wants to spend money on an unexpected repair. But if you are putting off going to your vehicle repair facility because you're dreading bad news, you might just be putting off some good news. There was one minivan driver ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Wiper Blade Options

Wiper blades are critically important to Austin drivers for good driving visibility and safety. When it’s time to replace your wiper blades, there are a number of different wiper blade designs and grades. Austin drivers should always use at least the design or grade that came with their vehicle. ... Read More

The Edible Engine

You may have had a friend whose vehicle was the victim of hungry rodents.  After all, mice, rats and squirrels—even rabbits—have been known to gnaw on wires in engine compartments, causing vehicle electrical systems to go haywire.  They can disable a vehicle completely and be very expensive to fi... Read More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

Your browser does not support the video tag. If you've ever been in a car accident around Austin, Texas, 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 you should do in case of an accident in Austin, Texas:When an accide... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Austin: Wiper Blades – Signs of Wear

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety – including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Austin drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace them... Read More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for Austin Drivers

When people in Austin talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Texas? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them, or until... Read More

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