Exhaust Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville: Passing the Smell Test

March 31, 2019

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Pflugerville residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Texas folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we fo... More

Hold the Oil! (Oil Pan Gasket Replacement)

March 24, 2019

You've likely heard how important oil is to your vehicle's engine. Did you know that there's one part that's responsible for holding that oil so you can use it every day? It's called the oil pan, and it sits at the bottom of the engine. The oil pan is a vital, though simple, part of your engine's... More

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

March 17, 2019

Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Pflugerville. 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

Fuel for Thought

March 10, 2019

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... More

Give Your Engine Clean Fuel with a New Fuel Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

March 3, 2019

Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts performance as... More