Exhaust Service at Tuffy Ocala: Passing the Smell Test

August 25, 2019

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Ocala residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Florida folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we forget ... More

Tuffy Ocala Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

August 18, 2019

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Florida. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Ocala residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital to the sa... More

DOG FOOD IN YOUR ENGINE (Keeping Rodents out of your Engine)

August 11, 2019

A technician was telling us the other day that he was servicing an engine and spotted something he'd never seen before: A collection of dry dog food siting on a horizontal metal ledge near the base of the engine. It was neatly stashed and was in a spot where the food pellets couldn't have simply... More

QUIET TIME (Listening for Vehicle Problems)

August 4, 2019

Everybody's got friends like this. You know, the kind who, the minute they get in their vehicle and turn the key, the sound system is deafening. They just love to hear that music, sports, news anything but the sound of the vehicle itself. And maybe you're that person, too. Here's something to ... More