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Tire Tread Depth for Land O Lakes, FL Drivers

Video: Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread depth. Tw... Read More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Land O Lakes, FL

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

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Land O Lakes

Video: Screeching tires, crunching metal – it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Land O Lakes, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Land O Lakes drivers should do in case of an accident:When an acciden... Read More

Keeping Your Land O Lakes Air Fresh When Driving With a Clean Cabin Air Filter

Video: Pop quiz: What is a cabin air filter? A. A filter for your Land O Lakes house?B. A fresh, piney scent?C. A filter for the passenger compartment of your car? Clever you, it's C.A cabin air filter cleans the outside air before it comes into the passenger compartment of your vehicle. It filters out... Read More

Blind Spot Safety for Land O Lakes Driving

Video: Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Land O Lakes, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Land O Lakes driver... Read More

Clean Air for Your Engine: A New Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes

Video: All of us in Land O Lakes know we have to get the oil changed in our vehicles periodically. That's just part of good vehicle care. But when Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes technicians change your oil, they also usually inspect your air filter. That's why they sometimes let you k... Read More

Your Well Trained Technician at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes

Video: When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Land O Lakes, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible – with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the ... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Video: Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Land O Lakes residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology ... Read More

Fuel for Thought

Video: If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components.  They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part.  You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... Read More

Recommended Land O Lakes Service Intervals

Video: Everyone in Land O Lakes, FL, knows we are advised to go to our Land O Lakes dentist twice a year.  Oral-conscious Land O Lakes residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she... Read More

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