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

Shake It up in Melbourne!: Why Wheel Balancing

April 7, 2019

Our vehicles are not massage chairs. While we may enjoy a good vibration in an overstuffed recliner, we generally want as smooth a ride as possible in our vehicles. One way to achieve this is to keep a vehicle's wheels in balance. When a tire is mounted onto a wheel, it is usually out of ... More

Talk to Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

March 24, 2019

Custom wheels are one way that Melbourne folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, including cost, the fit of the wheel, modifications that will ha... More

The Fallacy of Cheap Tires

January 1, 2019

Do you ever shop for shoes in one of our American Fork area shoe stores?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pair of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is t... More

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

December 2, 2018

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... More

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

November 5, 2018

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 Me... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera: Where Should New Tires Be Placed

October 3, 2018

When Melbourne drivers need to replace tires, they need to know how many they should get and on which axle they should be placed. Replacing a damaged tire may leave you with three others with significant wear, which could affect your traction control, stability control and anti-lock brake systems... More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Viera

September 9, 2018

A lot of us Melbourne drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Florida motorists to customize a vehicle is to get new wheels.Wheels come i... More

Under Pressure in Melbourne: TPMS

August 12, 2018

Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Melbourne, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light truck... More

Helping Melbourne Drivers Get the Right Tires

July 1, 2018

Every Melbourne vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tr... More