Hello, Huntersville motorists. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine. Huntersville drivers don’t need to filter th...
Posted in Fuel System
on October 28, 2014
Most people in the Huntersville area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and saf...
Posted in Service Intervals
on October 22, 2014
Ever heard the sad tale of a staggeringly expensive repair bill from a broken timing belt? Bad news. Let's Huntersville auto owners take a lesson from their woes and remember to think about our essential timing belt. First, let's review what a timing belt does. The top part of the...
Posted in Parts
on October 17, 2014
Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Huntersville auto care blog, we’re going to talk to Huntersville motorists about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, recommended oil change intervals have gotten longer for Tuffy Tire & Auto Huntersville customers. High q...
Posted in Fluids
on October 10, 2014
Most Huntersville motorists worry about a breakdown or a tire blowout on a busy North Carolina interstate but don’t worry too much about failure of their air conditioning system. A breakdown at the side of the road can be a miserable and dangerous affair during Huntersville rush hour, but so ca...
Posted in Air Conditioning
on October 01, 2014