Car Care Tips

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

If you've ever been driving around Melbourne and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect yo... Read More

By the Numbers: Tire Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera in Melbourne

Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Melbourne drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure, but... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera: Air Conditioning – Common Problem

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Melbourne. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Melbourne drivers that visit Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center... Read More

Automobile Fluids For Your vehicle

If you've walked through the automotive fluids section of an auto parts store in Melbourne, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle?As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as ... Read More

Diesel Maintenance for Florida

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Florida friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know t... Read More

Keep Your Tires Well Rounded in Melbourne: Tire Rotation and Wheel Balancing at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera

Taking care of our tires is part of vehicle care for Melbourne drivers. We know they have to be replaced when they wear out, but tires also require some preventive maintenance. This maintenance will improve and extend the life of the tires, so it's well worth the effort and expense for ... Read More

Keeping Your Car Young in Melbourne

As Melbourne consumers, we live in a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away.New stuff comes out so fast in Florida, and much of it is fairly cheap, so we just toss the old and move on. It seems like when we were kids our parents were real sticklers about taking care... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Melbourne drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Melbourne. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster. Down shift... Read More

Keeping Your Engine Cool in Melbourne, Florida

The cooling system keeps Florida vehicle's engines from overheating while they are driving around Melbourne. Its job is to move heat away from the engine. Let's talk about the various components of the system and how they make this happen.The radiator is the part most Melbourne drivers a... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your Melbourne Vehicle

Imagine you've left Melbourne and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow y... Read More

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