Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Melbourne, Florida

June 23, 2019

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our Florida environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Melbourne drivers very soon.For ... 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

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Melbourne Vehicle

April 21, 2019

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Melbourne area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn't reduce friction properly. The result is you... More

Fuel Filter Replacement

December 30, 2018

Hello Melbourne resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to... More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Melbourne, Florida

December 23, 2018

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

Diesel Maintenance for Florida

November 11, 2018

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 that di... More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera

April 8, 2018

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera for a check up.In today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Me... More

Clean Fuel Equals Clean Performance for Melbourne Drivers

February 12, 2018

Hello, Melbourne residents. Let's talk fuel filters. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the engine.Melbourne auto owners don't need to filter their... More

How Do You Save Gas in Melbourne, Florida?

November 22, 2017

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

To Save Gas Around Melbourne: Keep up with Your Scheduled Service

October 18, 2017

One topic that hits the news in Florida on a regular basis is the price of gas. The answer for some Florida drivers is to buy a vehicle that gets better fuel economy. For those of us in Melbourne who don't want to add a car payment to our monthly expenses, we need to improve our fuel eco... More