Pflugerville Customer Detective Work

December 30, 2018

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, i... More

Keep Your Pflugerville Car Breathing Free: Engine Air Filter

December 24, 2018

Hey Pflugerville - this is something really amazing: Your vehicle uses 12,000 times as much air as fuel when you drive it. All of that air has to be filtered to keep your engine clean.That's like 100 gallons (380 liters) of air every block! The engine air filter is just another example of a very... More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

December 16, 2018

Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville auto care blog, we're going to talk to Pflugerville drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville customers. For exam... More

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Pflugerville Vehicle

December 9, 2018

Pflugerville drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Texas come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Pflugerville area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system called TPMS consists o... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville: Timing Belt Overview

December 3, 2018

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Pflugerville. The timing belts important ... More