Too Hot to Handle (Vehicle Overheating)

May 31, 2020

In the hot weather, seeing steam coming from the engine compartment is something we all dread. No one wants that to happen to them. But if you know the signs of overheating and how to deal with it, you may be able to reduce the risk of damage to your vehicle, maybe even prevent getting stranded ... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Round Rock: Serpentine Belt Overview

May 24, 2020

The technicians at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Round Rock know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the ... More

Follow the Bouncing Vehicle (Bad Struts and Shocks)

May 17, 2020

If you hit a bump in the road and your vehicle just keeps bouncing up and down for a lot longer time than it used to, you may have bad struts and shocks. They're the things that help to keep your vehicle's wheels and tires planted to the road surface. But they don't last forever. With care and ... More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

May 10, 2020

All Texas pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Round Rock automo... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service in Round Rock, Texas

May 3, 2020

Round Rock auto owners may know that most automotive failures in Round Rock, Texas, are tire related, but do you know the second most common cause of vehicle failure? Nope, it's not teenagers. It is the coolant system. But if you take good care of your vehicle coolant system, it will take good c... More