The Right Automotive Fluids for Round Rock Drivers

October 31, 2021

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Round Rock drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could even ... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your Engine

October 24, 2021

Starting in 1996, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Round Rock service technicians have been able to use a standardized diagnostic system to help determine what is wrong with a vehicle. This diagnostic system works in tandem with the Engine Control Modules for each vehicle's engine. The Engine Con... More

Objects in the Mirror (Rearview Mirror Safety and Maintenance)

October 17, 2021

You may remember a song that went, "Objects in the rearview mirror may appear closer than they are." While that was a song about life's lessons, there are a few things we should all know about how important rearview mirrors are to safe driving. While new electronic devices are helping drivers be ... More

Wired! (Battery Cable Service)

October 10, 2021

Colder weather brings out the worst in a vehicle's battery. On a very cold day, you may have experienced that your engine cranks slowly when starting. But while it may be the battery itself, it may also be the parts that transfer the power to other the other electrical components, the battery c... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Round Rock

October 3, 2021

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Round Rock, Texas, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Round Rock streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just suck... More