Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Riverview Vehicle

May 26, 2019

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Riverview area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you... More

Diagnosing Your Vehicle at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview in Riverview

May 19, 2019

When we Riverview residents get a car repair bill, we really shouldn't be surprised to find diagnostic fees as one of the line items. When we get a computer fixed, there is usually a charge for the time it takes to diagnose the problem. When we go to a medical doctor, most of his fee is for his a... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

May 12, 2019

Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your vehicle engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let's go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Riverview streets, 20 pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon o... More

Fuel for Thought

May 5, 2019

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... More