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Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Pflugerville

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Pflugerville area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more gas to... Read More

Getting the Right Tires and Wheels in Pflugerville

A lot of people get custom wheels in Pflugerville. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you're not careful. Sometimes, once they're mounted, they just don't fit right. The tires rub in turns or on bumps. You don't want that.Consulting your Tuffy Tire... Read More

Helping Pflugerville Drivers Get the Right Tires

Every Pflugerville vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread ... Read More

How Much is Enough for Pflugerville Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Most Pflugerville drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the ... Read More

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

Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Pflugerville drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3.2 mm... Read More

All About Your TPMS in Pflugerville

Pflugerville drivers know that underinflated tires wear out more quickly. Underinflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Texas auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of underi... Read More

Selecting New Tires and Wheels

Some of us Pflugerville drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Texas, where you want to go or the look you're a... Read More

Pflugerville, Texas Winter Prep Service for Your Auto

When winter approaches in Texas, Pflugerville residents break out the sweaters, coats, boots and mittens. We want to be ready for Texas winter conditions. Your vehicle needs to be ready for winter as well. The last thing Pflugerville residents want is to get stranded out in the cold. You need you... Read More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville in Pflugerville

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Pflugerville drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, ... Read More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

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