Lean Times (Shocks and Springs)

January 1, 2021

You may have noticed your vehicle going through lean times. By that, we mean it's literally leaning to one side. When you notice that, you should get it checked out at your service facility soon because you could have a serious problem. Many things can cause a vehicle to lean. You may have pro... More

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

December 9, 2018

When they hear the word suspension, many drivers in Riverview may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your vehicle's suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your vehicle up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Riverview. Its job is to keep ... More

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

December 4, 2017

During an inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview in Riverview, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight ... More

Bouncy Bouncy – Are My Shocks Bad?

October 10, 2017

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 ... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Riverview

July 11, 2017

Today we're talking to Riverview drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for FL folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheel... More