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Selecting New Tires and Wheels

Some of us Ocala drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Florida, where you want to go or the look you're after; there is a tire for you.The same is true about wheels. The har... Read More

Helping Ocala Drivers Get the Right Tires

Every Ocala vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Su... Read More

All About Your TPMS in Ocala

Ocala 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 underinflat... Read More

Getting the Right Tires and Wheels in Ocala

A lot of people get custom wheels in Ocala. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you're not careful. Sometimes, once they're mounted, they just don't fit right. The tires rub in turns or on bumps. You don't want that.Consulting your Tuffy Ocal... Read More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Ocala in Ocala

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Ocala drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but it ... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Ocala: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at Tuffy Ocala

Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Ocala drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of the tires, so it's well worth the effort and expense for Ocala ... Read More

Below 45 Degrees in Ocala: Consider Winter Tires

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Ocala drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for "all-season" radials. Florida drivers ran out and ... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Ocala

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to m... Read More

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

Most Ocala 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, th... Read More

Ocala, Florida Winter Prep Service for Your Auto

When winter approaches in Florida, Ocala 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 Ocala residents want is to get stranded out in the cold. You need your vehicle ... Read More

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