Clean Fuel Equals Clean Performance for Jacksonville Drivers

April 25, 2021

Hello, Jacksonville residents. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine.Jacksonville auto owners don't need to filter... More

Fuel Injectors

October 13, 2020

The last new American vehicles sold in Jacksonville with a carburetor rolled out of the Florida dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Jacksonville, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. You... More

Tuffy Jacksonville: Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

October 9, 2020

Most Jacksonville auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving economy. At Tuffy Jacksonville, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Jacksonville drivers actually save?In today's Tuffy Jacksonville article, we're foc... More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Jacksonville, Florida

October 7, 2020

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Florida environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Jacksonville drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the Ja... More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

October 4, 2020

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to de... More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Jacksonville

October 4, 2020

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Jacksonville area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Jacksonvill... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

October 3, 2020

Hello Jacksonville resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to you... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Florida Driving

September 20, 2020

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Jacksonville knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Jacksonville area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passenger comp... More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

September 10, 2020

The price of gas in Florida has got people in Jacksonville talking. It seems that Jacksonville folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to impro... More

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