How Much is Enough for Jacksonville Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

September 19, 2021

Most Jacksonville drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the ... More

Tire Maintenance in Jacksonville

November 15, 2020

With the recent focus in the Jacksonville area on improving fuel economy, we've been told how important it is to maintain our tire pressure.Jacksonville drivers know that tires wear out, but we want to make them last as long as possible because they're not cheap to replace. In addition to saving... More

Winter Tires

October 10, 2020

What type of technology do you use? Do you prefer an 8-track tape or an iPod? When it comes to winter tires, much of Jacksonville driver's perception dates back to when 8-track was the best way to listen to the Bee Gees.Twenty years ago in Florida, winter tires differed from highway tires only in... More

Saving Lives in Jacksonville with Tire Pressure

October 2, 2020

All new passenger vehicles on our Jacksonville, Florida, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is tha... More

Jacksonville Tire Repair

September 27, 2020

Most Jacksonville residents have experienced a flat tire. You know it's inconvenient and a pain. Our tires are important. Keeping them in good working order isn't just a big safety issue for Jacksonville drivers it also has a financial impact. With high Florida gas prices, we've all heard about... More

All About Your TPMS in Jacksonville

September 24, 2020

Jacksonville drivers know that underinflated tires wear out more quickly. Underinflation is also a major cause of tire failure for Florida auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of underinflated tires.It's hard for many Jacksonville drivers to tell... More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

September 22, 2020

Why are wheel bearings for Jacksonville vehicles important? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Tuffy Jacksonville post, we'll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very job while you drive around Jacksonville, Flori... More

Tire Tread Depth for Jacksonville, Florida Drivers

September 6, 2020

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread depth. Tw... 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

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