Know Your Towing Limits in New Port Richey

August 25, 2019

Some New Port Richey drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around New Port Richey, you should be aware of safety issues, FL towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is importan... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

August 18, 2019

Welcome to the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet New Port Richey conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

August 11, 2019

The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. New Port Richey drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the mo... More

Sniffing Out a Problem

August 4, 2019

Your parents probably taught you to have common sense. When it comes to your vehicle, common scents can also come in handy. Different smells may tell you about some conditions in your vehicle that need attention. For example, you know what rotten eggs smell like. If you smell them around your ve... More