A Sticky Brake Situation (Parking Brake Service and Maintenance)

May 2, 2021

We've all been there. You park your vehicle on a steeper than usual hill and worry about it rolling down while you're running your errands. So you decide you'll use the parking brake. When you get back, you release the parking brake, hit the ignition, put it in gear anduh, ohyou can feel the p... More

The Need for Speed (Wheel Speed Sensor Maintenance)

August 23, 2020

Today's vehicles have some pretty amazing technology in them, including a computerized braking system we all pretty much take for granted these days. Antilock brake systems (ABS) have been around for years but they help drivers stop in much shorter distances reliably than ever before. When you ... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill Advice on What to Do After You Buy

May 3, 2020

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Spring Hill drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Spring Hill area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, w... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Spring Hill

November 10, 2019

Let's talk about something critical for all Spring Hill drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keep... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill: Brake Noise

September 15, 2019

Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Spring Hill. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they wont stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are ... More

Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

April 14, 2019

Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.That's why a regular brake inspection is on every Spring Hill driver's maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service... More

Hitting The Brakes In Spring Hill

February 24, 2019

Hello Spring Hill, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck rol... More

Brake Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill in Spring Hill

September 16, 2018

Brakes really aren't optional equipment for Spring Hill drivers' vehicles. And taking care of them isn't optional either.A regular brake inspection is on every FL driver's vehicle maintenance schedule. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill, our team will check your brake system and let... More

Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Spring Hill

February 19, 2017

When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Spring Hill drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and sho... More