STRAIGHT TALK ABOUT STEERING (Loose Steering)

May 30, 2021

Perhaps you've heard someone use the term "loose steering." And it's pretty much what it sounds like. You turn the steering wheel and the vehicle's wheels don't seem to go exactly where you thought you were pointing them. You have to constantly make steering adjustments. Loose steering is slop... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Port Orange: Alignment Inspection

May 23, 2021

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Port Orange drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy Port Orange will inspect your tires for uneven wear as well as suspensi... More

The Tuffy Port Orange Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

May 16, 2021

Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally o... More

How Do You Save Gas in Port Orange, Florida?

May 9, 2021

No one in Port Orange, Florida, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Florida fuel prices, however, have spurred Port Orange drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles/kilometers less each month during times of high ... More

Before You Buy that Used Vehicle (Having a Used Car Inspected Before Buying)

May 2, 2021

Let's face it. New vehicles are expensive, so finding a good used one can save drivers a lot of money. It's tempting to look through ads, find a private seller who has what you're looking for and pay a price you think is a great deal. But when you go over to look at a used car, do you really k... More