Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Fort Myers Drivers

October 17, 2021

Knowing how their engine works can help Fort Myers drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and down ... More

In the Hot Seat (Repair and Maintenance of Seat Heaters)

October 10, 2021

It's chilly outside. You flip on that switch that looks like a picture of a seat with little heat waves rising from it. You expect soon you'll feel that warmth but wait! It's not getting warmer. Oh no, what's wrong with my seat heater? There could be lots of reasons it's not working, and it cou... More

Saving Lives in Fort Myers with Tire Pressure

October 3, 2021

All new passenger vehicles on our Fort Myers, Florida, roads now have tire pressure monitoring systems TPMS for short. They are designed to alert you if your tires are underinflated. Since they are fairly new, a lot of people have questions about them.First off, the most important thing is that ... More

A Bright Idea

September 30, 2021

You've probably noticed how much easier it is to see when you're driving in the daytime as opposed to at night. It's one of the main reasons about half of all fatal vehicle accidents happen when it's dark. That's why it's important that your vehicle's headlights are in top condition and working t... More

Tire Replacement: What Fort Myers Drivers Need to Know

September 29, 2021

Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L... More

Have You Checked Your Headlights?

September 28, 2021

Like everything in the Florida automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Florida drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Fort Myers roads, enabling you to see farther. They also improve your peripheral visi... More

Is Your Fort Myers Driving Severe?

September 27, 2021

People near Fort Myers, Florida, often ask Tuffy Fort Myers (Colonial Blvd) how often they should have a particular service done. It's a great thing to ask. You can look at your owner's manual or have your Fort Myers, Florida, service advisor at Tuffy Fort Myers (Colonial Blvd) look up your vehic... More

Are Modern Vehicles Maintenance Free?

September 26, 2021

In our auto video today we'll be talking with Alan Peterson about myths surrounding automotive maintenance. You can lump these myths into the statement that "modern vehicles are so reliable, they are virtually maintenance free."Any good myth has some elements of truth. No offense to Fort Myers B... More

Don't Neglect Your Spare (Spare Tire Care)

September 19, 2021

If you've ever had a flat tire, then you know welcome it is to have a spare tire that is properly inflated, in good shape and easy to get to. Problem is many of us don't even give our spare tire (if we even have one) a second thought. If you have an SUV or truck with a spare, it may be mounted o... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Fort Myers (Colonial Blvd) Advice on What to Do After You Buy

September 18, 2021

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Fort Myers drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Fort Myers area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, whe... More