PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview in Riverview

October 29, 2018

Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back into the air intake system to be burned in the engine. A ... More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Riverview Drivers

October 21, 2018

Knowing how their engine works can help Riverview drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and... More

Maintenance on My Mind

October 14, 2018

Ask any Riverview man or woman if they've taken their vehicle in for preventive maintenance lately, and the answer may well be no. Surveys indicate that over 80% of vehicles on the road today are in need of some kind of repair or maintenance. Now, ask that same person why he hasn't taken his car ... More

Training Received by Technicians in Riverview, FL

October 7, 2018

When your vehicle breaks down in the Riverview, 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 che... More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

October 4, 2018

Most Riverview drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your veh... More

Hitting The Brakes In Lehi

October 3, 2018

Hello Riverview, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck... More