Not a Good Vibe (Driveshaft Failure)

June 26, 2022

When you feel your vehicle vibrating as you're driving down the road, one cause could be something you may not have ever seen: your driveshaft. It is underneath the vehicle and most drivers don't climb under there to take a look very often. The driveshaft is a cylindrical part that helps conduc... More

How Far We've Come (Newer Vehicle Technology)

February 21, 2021

Automotive design has come a long way since the days of the Model T, especially when it comes to safety technology. You can thank computers for a lot of the latest innovations. Here are a few that have been making their mark in recent years. Adaptive cruise control. This is cruise control with... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Jacksonville

October 15, 2020

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Jacksonville, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Jacksonville service advisor that your differential... More

Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on Florida Roads?

September 1, 2020

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in Florida spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive driving... 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

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Jacksonville?

August 10, 2020

There is a clear and vocal demand in Jacksonville and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Florida market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on Jacksonville area roads today, and many more bei... More

Vive la Differential at Tuffy Jacksonville in Jacksonville

July 28, 2020

There are a lot of drivers in Jacksonville who are due for a differential service, but had never heard of a differential before. With front-wheel drive being so common in Florida these days, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Jacksonville folks don't ev... More

Differential Service in Jacksonville, Florida - What You Need to Know

July 22, 2020

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Jacksonville, Florida, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a differen... More

Lease or Buy?

June 30, 2020

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Jacksonville drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that pa... More

Are There Blind Spots in Jacksonville?

June 20, 2020

All Jacksonville drivers have blind spots and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Jacksonville.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To beg... More