Straight Ahead (Wheel Alignment)

November 22, 2020

If every road was straight and smooth, we wouldn't have to worry much about wheel alignment. But they're not, so we do. Hitting potholes or driving on rough pavement can knock your vehicle out of alignment and you'll notice it in one of several ways. Your steering wheel may not be centered when ... More

Trip Inspection at Tuffy Jacksonville in Jacksonville

October 22, 2020

Jacksonville area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.Now Jacksonville drivers can'... More

Tracking True in Florida: Wheel Alignment in Jacksonville

September 26, 2020

The biggest issue for Jacksonville area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy Jacksonville in Jacks... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Jacksonville Vehicle

September 14, 2020

Imagine you've left Jacksonville and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow you dow... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Jacksonville in Jacksonville

July 19, 2020

Many Jacksonville drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the inte... More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Jacksonville

June 7, 2020

Hello Jacksonville! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace the... More

Why Alignment Matters (Vehicle Alignment Maintenance)

March 1, 2020

It's one of those things that can happen on a multi-day road adventure or a quick trip to the grocery store. You hit a pothole, go too fast over a speed bump, nail a curb. When it happens, you think, "I wonder if that was hard enough to do any damage?" But things seem ok and you continue on yo... More

A Not-So-Straight Story (Vehicle Pulls to One Side)

September 22, 2019

A vehicle should travel straight down a straight road with the steering wheel centered. But time and travel can take their toll and soon you may find your vehicle pulling to the left or right. Those are not good signs and should be taken care of fairly quickly. One thing that you should note is... More

All Lined Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy Jacksonville

December 17, 2018

When all of your vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Hitting a road hazard or even just the normal bumps and bounces of everyday driving in Jacksonville can cause your vehicle's wheels to be out of alignment.Driving for an extended time around Jac... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Jacksonville: Alignment Inspection

September 23, 2018

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Jacksonville drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Jacksonville will inspect your tires for uneven wear as well as suspen... More