The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Mary Esther Guide To Caring For Your Transmission

January 28, 2015

Most cars and trucks have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Fort Walton Beach motorists only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Fort Walton Beach. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears a... More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Mary Esther Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

January 21, 2015

Mary Esther auto owners often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is. Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings. Regular gasoline has the lowest octane rati... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Mary Esther: Passing the Smell Test

January 16, 2015

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Mary Esther drivers realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Florida folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but s... More

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In Mary Esther

January 7, 2015

Every Mary Esther car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter's dirty. Heres what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your SUV owners manual will have a recommendation of when to change the filter. Se... More