To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

October 31, 2021

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision. Should I get it fixed now, later or never? Air conditioning is one of those things. You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... More

Keep Your Cool in Spring Hill: Air Conditioning Services

October 24, 2021

Most Spring Hill drivers don't even think about their air conditioner. Now here's a tip for Spring Hill vehicle owners: Run your air conditioner every so often during FL winters. This circulates the lubricant to help keep the seals from drying out. The air conditioner actually removes some of ... More

DOG FOOD IN YOUR ENGINE (Keeping Rodents out of your Engine)

October 17, 2021

A technician was telling us the other day that he was servicing an engine and spotted something he'd never seen before: A collection of dry dog food siting on a horizontal metal ledge near the base of the engine. It was neatly stashed and was in a spot where the food pellets couldn't have simply... More

Prepare Your Windshield for Winter (Wiper Blades and Fluid for Freezing Temperatures)

October 10, 2021

Winter and freezing temperatures present challenges for different parts of your vehicles. For example, winter tires give you better traction on snow. But some parts of your vehicle that may need special attention for winter are your windshield wipers. You may have found yourself in the middle o... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill: Timing Belt Overview

October 3, 2021

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Spring Hill. The timing belts important j... More