Introduction to Diesels for Huntersville, North Carolina

October 28, 2018

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Huntersville, North Carolina, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in North Carolina are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the r... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Huntersville in Huntersville

October 21, 2018

Many Huntersville drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the inte... More

Fuel for Thought

October 14, 2018

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components. They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part. You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... More

Keep Your Cool in Huntersville

October 7, 2018

Huntersville drivers rely on their vehicle's coolant system to keep their engine cool. Coolant (also called antifreeze) mixed with water flows through your vehicle engine and absorbs heat. The mixture then flows out to the radiator where it's cooled by air flowing over the radiator. From there t... More