There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Land O Lakes area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibility…It's said that 90 percent of our drivi...
Posted in Headlamps
on December 30, 2018
All new passenger vehicles on our Land O Lakes, FL, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems – TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is ...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on December 23, 2018
Many Land O Lakes residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes is really a lot mor...
Posted in Exhaust
on December 17, 2018
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.Land O Lakes auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit ...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 09, 2018
A while back, the Cash for Clunkers program was all over the FL news. Land O Lakes people could trade in their old vehicle for a new one that got better gas mileage and receive a government rebate.A lot of Land O Lakes motorists had so-called clunkers that they wanted to keep. They're go...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 02, 2018