How to Radiate Cool (Radiator Care)

May 16, 2021

There's nothing that radiates cool like a vehicle radiator that's helping to keep your engine running at the proper temperature. You don't have to baby it, but you can't simply ignore it, either. Let's take a quick dive under the hood to let you know what the radiator is doing. It takes the he... More

Your Biggest Fan (Radiator Fan Problems)

November 8, 2020

Your vehicle's engine makes a lot of heat when it's powering you down the road, so it needs a way to get rid of that energy. That's why your vehicle has a cooling system, complete with a radiator and one or two radiator fans, also called cooling fans. Those fans make sure air keeps moving acros... More

Cooling System Components

March 4, 2019

Today we want to talk about a system in our vehicles the cooling system. It's one of those things that Spring Hill auto owners don't give much thought to until it fails and then they're stranded by the side of a road in FL.Cooling systems fail more often than any other mechanical system ... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Spring Hill, FL

December 16, 2018

Spring Hill auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Spring Hill, FL, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take ... More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Spring Hill, FL

January 14, 2018

The cooling system keeps FL vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Spring Hill. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Spring Hill drivers asso... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

January 2, 2018

Anyone who drives a car in Spring Hill knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire e... More

Cool Running in Spring Hill

November 8, 2017

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find yo... More

Coolant Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

April 17, 2017

Spring Hill residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of FL temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, i... More