Fall and Spring Inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

October 29, 2017

Good vehicle care for us Spring Hill residents has always meant taking our vehicles in every spring and fall for a check-up. Vehicles needed routine maintenance to prepare them for the changes in weather. Today's vehicles aren't quite as sensitive to seasonal changes. Older vehicles required diff... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill: Serpentine Belt Tensioner

October 22, 2017

The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, s... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Spring Hill

October 18, 2017

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Spring Hill area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to ... More

Spring Hill Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

October 10, 2017

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Spring Hill on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are considered si... More

Fuel Injectors

October 2, 2017

The last new American vehicles sold in Spring Hill with a carburetor rolled out of the FL dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Spring Hill, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your engin... More