Car Care Tips

Beware of Cheap Tires in Ocala

Do you like to shop for shoes in Ocala?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when buy... Read More

Tuffy Ocala Alternator Replacement Service in Ocala

Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that – it's all about the alternator.  Driving around Ocala is a lot of work for your alternator, and as upgrades such as heated steering wheels, cooled seats, stability control and la... Read More

When You Hear the Crash in Ocala: What to Do After an Accident

Motorists in North America drive about 3 trillion miles/4.8 trillion kilometers every year. There are over 250+ million licensed drivers, and approximately 6.2 million accidents happen every year. Unfortunately, if we're going to drive vehicles, there are going to be accidents. Knowing what to do... Read More

Upgrade Shocks for Better Handling in Ocala

Many Ocala drivers probably don't think of their shock absorbers as an important safety system; but that's just what shocks and struts are. They're all about ride control – keeping your vehicle tires in contact with the road and managing body motion.Every time you hit a bump or pothole ... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Ocala in Ocala

The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shi... Read More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Ocala Service Advisor

Ocala drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust him.If your ... Read More

Easy Miles – Do Ocala Driving Conditions Affect Service Intervals?

Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called “severe service” maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or mor... Read More

Used Cars: Tuffy Ocala Advice on What to Do After You Buy

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Ocala drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Ocala area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, when families... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Ocala Drivers

Knowing how their engine works can help Ocala drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and d... Read More

Problems with Suspension Solved at Tuffy Ocala in Ocala

A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and after lots of driving for Ocala drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that hauls heavy ... Read More

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