Your brake pads are the essential parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your automobile. They eventually wear down. When your pads are worn too much, they won’t stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are exposed and you’l...
Posted in Brakes
on January 29, 2016
Why are wheel bearings essential for Ocala auto owners? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Tuffy Ocala post, we’ll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very vital job while you drive around Anthony, Fl...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 21, 2016
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 shifting ge...
Posted in Transmission
on January 15, 2016
Most Ocala and Dunnellon auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving fuel efficiency. At Tuffy Ocala, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Ocala car owners actually save? The US government has a websit...
Posted in Fuel System
on January 08, 2016
When Ocala auto owners talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn’t the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Florida? Yet we often don’t even notice our windshields until we can’t see through ...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on January 01, 2016