The Light Many Drivers Fear (Check Engine Light)

September 11, 2022

Ask just about any driver about one thing they fear seeing inside their vehicle and they'll say it's the Check Engine light coming on. You know, that little light on your instrument panel that is in the shape of a vehicle engine, often accompanied by the words Check, Check Engine, Check Engine Se... More

Check Engine Light Diagnosis at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville

May 4, 2022

Hello Pflugerville . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light really mean for Pflugerville drivers?First of all, the Chec... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville Fuel Saving Tip for Pflugerville: Check Engine Light

April 19, 2022

Here's a question for Pflugerville, Texas : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.) Many condit... More

Things Aren't Always What They Seem

February 27, 2022

If you drive, you know at some point, something's going to go wrong with your vehicle. And sometimes, it's pretty easy to figure out what's wrong, like a flat tire. But sometimes your vehicle's symptoms can be really puzzling. One driver in Texas was heading to work on a hot July day and notice... More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

October 18, 2020

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... More

Transmission Care In Pflugerville Texas

June 10, 2016

Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Pflugerville to make an appointment to check your transmission in Pflugerville. 1009 FM 685 Pflugerville, Texas 78660 512-252-7500 Do you have any plans around Pflugerville Texas for the weekend? Maybe you and some friends and are taking the boa... More