Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Huntersville: Making Your A/C System Last Longer

March 27, 2016

Huntersville drivers know that if their air conditioning system isnt making cool air like it used to, there is a problem. It may be as simple as adding more of the right kind of refrigerant.Your A/C requires special compressor oil, which circulates through the system along with the refrigerant, t... More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

March 20, 2016

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Huntersville, North Carolina, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involved and what the benefits are. They really want to understand the value of... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Huntersville Service Tip: Why Synthetic Oil Is Good For Your Vehicles

March 13, 2016

Hello North Carolina! Today's vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes engine power and fuel economy. To see why, we'd need a microscope, so ... More

All About Your TPMS in Huntersville

March 6, 2016

Huntersville drivers know that underinflated tires wear out more quickly. Underinflation is also a major cause of tire failure for North Carolina auto owners. More flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances are all results of underinflated tires.It's hard for many Huntersville drivers ... More