Fuel Injectors

June 21, 2022

The last new American vehicles sold in Pflugerville with a carburetor rolled out of the Texas dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Pflugerville, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your ... More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville for Better Performance

June 8, 2022

Hi Pflugerville residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in t... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

June 6, 2022

Hello Pflugerville resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to you... More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

May 31, 2022

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course this happens thousands of times a minute in every single fuel-i... More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Pflugerville, Texas

May 30, 2022

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Pflugerville, Texas.Unless they drive a vintage car, Pflugerville auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual h... More

Clean Fuel ? Clean Performance for Pflugerville Drivers

May 18, 2022

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Pflugerville auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in it; ... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Pflugerville, Texas

May 8, 2022

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Texas environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Pflugerville drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the Pflu... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville Guide to Saving Fuel: Beware of Myths

April 29, 2022

There's a lot of auto advice in Texas right now on how to save money on gas. Some of it is good advice. Some of it isn't. Some of it is myth. And it may well be a scam. Plain and simple. When someone offers you a product designed to save money on gas, ask yourself, Does this sound too good to be ... More

Higher Mileage Service Intervals for Pflugerville

April 16, 2022

Pflugerville drivers have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in the Pflugerville area, but it does add quite... More

Engine Air Filter from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

April 15, 2022

Many Pflugerville drivers have found themselves in the following situation: They go to get their oil changed and their friendly service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville recommends a new engine air filter. They say yes, but don't know what an air filter is or what it does.... More