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Fall and Spring Checkup in New Port Richey

When I was a kid, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey for a checkup and he said that he read on the internet that modern cars don't need seasonal service.... Read More

The Importance of New Port Richey Drivers Following Service Intervals

Today in our Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life in New Port Richey with recommended intervals: Let's start with twice yearly dental check-ups and regular physica... Read More

Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to New Port Ric... Read More

Training Received by Technicians in New Port Richey, FL

When your vehicle breaks down in the New Port Richey, FL, area, or just needs some routine service, it can make you a little nervous. Because your vehicle's so important to your life, you need to be back on the road as soon as possible with the problem fixed right the first time.We've been chec... Read More

Budget for Maintenance in New Port Richey

Sometimes busy New Port Richey residents dream about going back to the "simpler" days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around FL in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduc... Read More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

We live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles... Read More

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In New Port Richey

Every New Port Richey car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter's dirty. Here's what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your vehicle owner's manual will have a recommendation of when the filter should be... Read More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

No matter how well they're made, vehicles are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the vehicle manufacturer to issue recall notices to New Port Richey residents and to... Read More

Hey New Port Richey Drivers; What Is the Most Distracting Food?

So what is the most distracting food to have in the car while driving around New Port Richey?Is it:A Hamburger;Coffee;A Soft Drink, orGummy Bears?Well, you may be surprised to learn that all but the gummy bears are in the top ten most distracting foods when you are driving. But if y... Read More

Keeping Your 'Old Faithful' Auto Running

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center New Port Richey we've had a lot of New Port Richey customers asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that's been building for several years in FL. The median age of personal vehicles is now over ... Read More

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