Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

May 26, 2019

Welcome to the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Melbourne conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move t... More

Stay Safe in Melbourne by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

May 19, 2019

We don't want to think about it, but each Melbourne resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Florida rescue workers. Rescue workers and Melbourne police are well aware of th... More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

May 12, 2019

Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Melbourne residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technol... More

Keep It Flowing with a Fuel Filter Replacement at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera

May 5, 2019

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 Melbourne use fuel filters. For more information about your fuel filter, visit Tuffy ... More