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Maintaining Your Diesel in Port Orange

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Port Orange area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Port Orange ... Read More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Port Orange, Florida

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Port Orange, Florida.Unless they drive a vintage car, Port Orange auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual h... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Port Orange

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Port Orange drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive mai... Read More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in order to de... Read More

Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Tuffy Port Orange

The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Port Orange use fuel filters.For more information about your fuel filter, visit Tuffy Port ... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Port Orange for Better Performance

Hi Port Orange residents. Let's talk fuel injectors. A fuel injector is a valve that delivers fuel to a vehicle's engine. It has to deliver the precise amount of fuel to precisely the right place, precisely when the engine needs it. The fuel also has to be mixed with air before it can burn in th... Read More

Fuel Injectors

The last new American vehicles sold in Port Orange with a carburetor rolled out of the Florida dealerships in 1990. Since then, all new vehicles here in Port Orange, and nationally, have had fuel injectors. In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your engine. Your ... Read More

Higher Mileage Service Intervals for Port Orange

Port Orange drivers have probably noticed that the government mandates a lot of equipment on cars: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the motoring public in the Port Orange area, but it does add quite a... Read More

Tuffy Port Orange: Good Service and Good Fuel Economy

Most Port Orange auto owners want to save on gas and seek our advice on improving economy. At Tuffy Port Orange, we are frequently asked, however, if it is really worth the extra effort. Just how much money can Port Orange drivers actually save?In today's Tuffy Port Orange article, we're focusin... Read More

Introduction to Diesels for Port Orange, Florida

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Port Orange, Florida, 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 Florida are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe h... Read More

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