Car Care Tips

Straight and True in Wesley Chapel: Wheel Alignment

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Wesley Chapel 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 preventiv... Read More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. We live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're ... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Wesley Chapel in Wesley Chapel

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard trans... Read More

Cabin Air Filter From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Wesley Chapel

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Here is a questions for Wesley Chapel drivers: What is a cabin air filter?Is it: A filter for a house in the middle of the woods? A fresh, piney scent? A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's 3.A cabin air filter... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Wesley Chapel Drivers

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Knowing how their engine works can help Wesley Chapel drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders.... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Wesley Chapel drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a... Read More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Wesley Chapel in Wesley Chapel

Video: Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... Read More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Wesley Chapel in Wesley Chapel

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Many Wesley Chapel 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 hyd... Read More

Let Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Wesley Chapel Help You Extend the Life of Your Car

Video: If you haven't shopped in the Wesley Chapel area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Wesley Chapel, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old car fo... Read More

PCV Valve Replacement

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Wesley Chapel, let's talk about your often-unnoticed but extremely  important PCV valve. The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower part of the engine, calle... Read More

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