One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville in Pflugerville is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars in Texas are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for...
Posted in Service Standards
on December 30, 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...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 24, 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. F...
Posted in Fluids
on December 16, 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 con...
Posted in Monitoring System
on December 09, 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 ...
Posted in Timing Belt
on December 03, 2018