Car Care Tips

Water Pump

Video: Your cooling system is very important. It circulates coolant through the radiator and your engine to protect your vehicle from overheating. There are five main components to the cooling system: the radiator the radiator cap the hoses the thermostat the water pump The water pump's like the heart... Read More

Bouncy Bouncy – Are My Shocks Bad?

Video: When Riverview drivers think about preventive maintenance, what usually comes to mind is oil, fluids and brakes. We don't generally think about our shocks or struts, but these auto parts keep our tires on the road.Riverview drivers don't think about shocks as often as oil changes because shocks ... Read More

Odometer Rollback on Your Riverview, FL Vehicle

Video: How do Riverview drivers know if an odometer is telling the truth?Well, back in '86, Congress passed the Truth-in-Mileage Act to protect FL consumers against mileage fraud. It says a FL seller must certify the mileage reported is the actual mileage.To have your odometer checked in Riverview, FL,... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Riverview, FL

Video: The cooling system keeps FL vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Riverview. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Riverview drivers associate with... Read More

New School: Automotive Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview Technician Training

Video: Riverview consumers are demanding. We want a safe, reliable vehicle that handles well and is comfortable to ride in. Oh, and we want good fuel economy, too. We also want vehicle repairs that are cheap, fast and easy. Unfortunately, one usually comes at the cost of the other.Today's vehicles have ... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview

Video: When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match yo... Read More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation – PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview

Video: Hello Riverview! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in FL vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to regul... Read More

Fuel Filter Service in Riverview, FL

Video: There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remember because it is a long list, but your service cen... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview: Making a Battery Last Longer

Video: One thing all Riverview drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery ... Read More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

Video: Why are wheel bearings for Riverview vehicles important? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview post, we'll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very job while you drive ... Read More

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