Car Care Tips

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

The price of gas in Texas has got people in Pflugerville talking. It seems that Pflugerville folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do t... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down in Pflugerville

There’s not much Pflugerville drivers can do about the price of gas in 
Texas, but we can control - up to a point - how much we use. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy. The first thing we can do is watch the go-pedal. Hard acceleration just sucks the gas. Gently leave sto... Read More

New Life for Your Older Car in Pflugerville

Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when Pflugerville families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your pa... Read More

Tracking True in Texas: Wheel Alignment in Pflugerville

The biggest issue for Pflugerville area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Tire & A... Read More

Keeping Your 'Old Faithful' Auto Running

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville we've had a lot of Pflugerville customers asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that's been building for several years in Texas. The median age of personal vehicles is now over... Read More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for Pflugerville Drivers

When people in Pflugerville talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Texas? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through t... Read More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville in Pflugerville

Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... Read More

Texas: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

Texas residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what is ... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Pflugerville Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surpr... Read More

When Are Your Tires Worn Out?

  Hey Pflugerville area drivers, are your tires worn out? What is the standard for our Texas streets? How can you tell on your vehicle?While there may be legal requirements for the Pflugerville area, there are safety concerns that go beyond meeting minimum replacement mandates.Two-thirty... Read More

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