Time Out: Suspension Problems in Jacksonville

June 26, 2018

Your vehicle's suspension system has two jobs: to prevent the passengers from getting tossed around inside the vehicle every time it hits a bump in the road and to keep the tires firmly planted on the road around every corner and over every bump.To see your suspension system, you'll have to look... More

Tuffy Jacksonville Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

June 18, 2018

Hello Florida! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a microscope, so we'll h... More

Know Your Towing Limits in Jacksonville

June 14, 2018

Some Jacksonville drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Jacksonville, you should be aware of safety issues, Florida towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is important... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Jacksonville: Making a Battery Last Longer

June 4, 2018

One thing all Jacksonville drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Jacksonville can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted li... More