Riverview Exhaust and Emissions Service

January 24, 2021

Many Riverview residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview is really a lot more comprehensi... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview: Passing the Smell Test

May 10, 2020

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Riverview residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All FL folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we forget t... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview Automotive Tips: Diagnostic Service

October 13, 2019

Imagine waking up one morning with a stomach ache. You pick up the phone, call the doctors office and say, Ive got a really bad tummy ache. How much will it cost to make me feel better? Of course you wouldnt do that. You know that there could be a lot of reasons for your symptoms and that the doc... 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

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

August 30, 2017

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... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview in Riverview

May 31, 2017

Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Riverview residents think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976 and ... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview Service for Your Exhaust System

December 10, 2016

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle.The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of the ... More