For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

December 20, 2020

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

May 10, 2020

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Spring Hill, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill service advis... More

Lease or Buy?

June 9, 2019

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Spring Hill drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that pay... More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill?

June 2, 2019

Hello Spring Hill - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you see,... More

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Spring Hill?

March 17, 2019

There is a clear and vocal demand in Spring Hill and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the FL market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on Spring Hill area roads today, and many more being deve... More

Drive Train Service in Spring Hill at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

December 9, 2018

The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive maintenance y... More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Spring Hill

May 6, 2018

One Spring Hill automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Spring Hill, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine ... More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on FL Roads?

February 13, 2018

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in FL spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive driving is t... More

Protecting Your Vehicle from Theft in Spring Hill, FL

June 5, 2017

Every car in Spring Hill, FL, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting vehicles: Common sense Visi... More

Differential Service in Spring Hill, FL - What You Need to Know

January 3, 2017

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Spring Hill, FL, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a differential. ... More