Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Round Rock, Texas

December 30, 2018

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Round Rock area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the cl... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Round Rock Advice on What to Do After You Buy

December 23, 2018

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Round Rock drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Round Rock area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, whe... More

Dashboard's a Funny Name (Instrumental Panel Warning Lights)

December 17, 2018

Every day you drive, you're sitting behind the dashboard. But how in the world did it get that name? Back in the days of the horse-drawn carriage, horses would kick up dirt and mud on the driver and passengers, "dashing" debris against the carriage. So those who built carriages began installing a... More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Round Rock Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

December 9, 2018

Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Round Rock drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Round Rock. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster. Down shift for hi... More

Can Your Car Last Another Year?

December 2, 2018

Have you checked out the price of new vehicles at Round Rock car dealers? Ouch! Add financing and insurance and a new ride may not seem so attractive. A lot of Round Rock, Texas, folks are hoping to make their cars last a lot longer.Fortunately, with the current state of automotive engineering a... More