Car Care Tips

October 2018

How Much is Enough for Land O Lakes Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

Most Land O Lakes 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 maintena... Read More

Land O Lakes Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of driving around Land O Lakes on underinflated tires. Admittedly, it's hard to tell when a radial tire is underinflated. If your vehicle manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your vehicle tires are consi... Read More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Land O Lakes Automobiles

Land O Lakes drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Land O Lakes, FL, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes: Causes of Wheel Misalignment

When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. Land O Lakes drivers often associate our wheels being "knocked" out of alignment with an event like a major crash, hitting a pothole, curb or some other obj... Read More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

If you've ever been driving around Land O Lakes and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect y... Read More

What Land O Lakes Customers like About Us at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes

A big part of the service we provide at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes for our Land O Lakes customers is education. We want you to feel confident with your service decisions.And we're always open to questions from our valued Land O Lakes area customers. Even though we try to be pr... Read More

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