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Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Land O Lakes

Your browser does not support the video tag. Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Land O Lakes area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand – you just have to work harder because of the resistance. Whe... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes Guide to Custom Wheels

Your browser does not support the video tag. If you're interested in customizing the wheels and tires on your vehicle, there are a few things you should know first.Most importantly, the wheels you buy need to fit you... Read More

Saving Lives in Land O Lakes with Tire Pressure

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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 abou... Read More

Custom Wheels and Tires for Your Land O Lakes Ride

Your browser does not support the video tag.   It seems like everywhere you go in the Land O Lakes area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some FL auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some wa... Read More

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

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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 w... Read More

Land O Lakes Safety Systems: Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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 po... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

When Land O Lakes drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake syst... Read More

Under Pressure in Land O Lakes: TPMS

Your browser does not support the video tag. Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Land O Lakes, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Land O Lakes

Your browser does not support the video tag. When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. ... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Land O Lakes, FL Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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/... Read More

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