Give Your Engine Clean Fuel with a New Fuel Filter from Tuffy Jacksonville

August 31, 2020

Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts performance as... More

Steer Right in Jacksonville

August 30, 2020

Virtually all vehicles come with power steering, so many Jacksonville drivers have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering assists you when you turn your vehicle steering wheel. Without it, it would be very hard to steer. Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent... More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Jacksonville

August 30, 2020

There's a segment of the Jacksonville area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 ki... More

Your Well Trained Technician at Tuffy Jacksonville

August 29, 2020

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 Jacksonville, 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 t... More

Questions to Ask Your Jacksonville Service Advisor

August 28, 2020

We find that a lot of Jacksonville drivers are a little tentative when they talk with their automotive advisors. They want to ask questions but don't want to be embarrassed or seem pushy. Vehicles are very complicated and there's more to know about them than most of us have the time to learn. May... More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

August 27, 2020

With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Jacksonville, Florida, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Jacksonville drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's unders... More

Jacksonville, Florida Winter Prep Service for Your Auto

August 26, 2020

When winter approaches in Florida, Jacksonville residents break out the sweaters, coats, boots and mittens. We want to be ready for Florida winter conditions. Your vehicle needs to be ready for winter as well. The last thing Jacksonville residents want is to get stranded out in the cold. You need... More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Jacksonville in Jacksonville

August 25, 2020

Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Jacksonville road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery; the water pu... More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

August 24, 2020

Jacksonville drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front wheel is out of balance you'll feel it in the s... More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Jacksonville

August 23, 2020

Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most intricate dances in your engine has to do with the c... More