Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville?

August 29, 2021

Hello Pflugerville - 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

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville: Wiper Blades ? Signs of Wear

August 22, 2021

90% of our driving decisions are based on vision. Anything that impedes your vision can affect your driving safety including a dirty windshield. In that sense, your wiper blades are an important safety system. Most Pflugerville drivers will wait until their wipers have failed before they replace... More

Ask Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville: What Happens When a Serpentine Belt Breaks?

August 15, 2021

The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which charges the battery; the water pump (on some vehicles), which co... More

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

August 8, 2021

When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Pflugerville 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 sh... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

August 1, 2021

Today we're talking to Pflugerville drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Texas folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheels... More