Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

April 30, 2017

Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.That's why a regular brake inspection is on every Riverview driver's maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Se... More

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In Riverview

April 25, 2017

Every Riverview 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 repla... More

Tire Tread Depth for Riverview, FL Drivers

April 18, 2017

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread de... More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Riverview, FL

April 11, 2017

The median age for cars in the Riverview, FL area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Riverview area, bring it into Tuffy Tire... More

Distracted Driving

April 4, 2017

When asked, most people think they are good at multi-tasking. Scientific studies, however, reveal that only around 2% of the population can truly demonstrate the capacity to effectively multi-task. For the rest of us who are not so biologically wired, no amount of practice can increase our effect... More