Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

December 28, 2016

If you've ever been driving around Spring Hill and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect your fiel... More

Blind Spot Safety for Spring Hill Driving

December 18, 2016

Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Spring Hill, 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 Spring Hill drivers'... More

Smooth Shifting in Spring Hill, FL: Transmission Service

December 14, 2016

So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there is somethi... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill: Making a Battery Last Longer

December 13, 2016

One thing all Spring Hill drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery ... More

Budget for Maintenance in Spring Hill

December 12, 2016

Sometimes busy Spring Hill residents dream about going back to the simpler days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around FL in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduced the... More

Stay Safe in Spring Hill by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

December 12, 2016

We don't want to think about it, but each Spring Hill resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with FL rescue workers. Rescue workers and Spring Hill police are well aware of thi... More

Severe Service Requirements

December 11, 2016

A lot of Spring Hill drivers have asked whether or not they should use their severe service maintenance schedule, which is listed in their car owners' manual. It can be somewhat confusing, so we decided to consult an expert. Cricket Killingsworth is from QMI/Heartland, a manufacturer of automo... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

December 10, 2016

Today we're talking to Spring Hill drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for FL folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheels wou... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill Guide to Servicing Your Differential

December 9, 2016

Differential? What's that? And what's it for? I've been told by my service advisor that I need to get it serviced, but is that on the level?Do these questions sound familiar? They're not uncommon for Spring Hill drivers. A lot of us in Spring Hill don't know what a differential is or what it's f... More

Technician Training at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

December 8, 2016

Your vehicle is important to you, and keeping it running properly is important to your lifestyle. That's why you're smart enough to have it serviced regularly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill in Spring Hill. And even though it may just be routine maintenance, you want it done righ... More