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Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Tuffy St. Johns

Video: When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there really is no difference in cost. If you like having a closet full of shoes to match yo... Read More

Tuffy St. Johns Engine Air Filter Replacement

Video: When your experienced Tuffy St. Johns technician changes your oil, he will also inspect your air filter. You shouldn't need a new air filter at every oil change, but you will need to change it regularly. Heed your technician's auto advice if they tell you to change your air filter.An air filter ... Read More

New Life for Your Older Car in St. Johns

Video: Isn't it amazing how much of our stuff is disposable these days? Clothes, electronics, housewares, furniture.Remember the days when St. Johns families mended their clothes, polished their shoes and neatly put away their toys every night? If something was lost or ruined through neglect, your pare... Read More

Arrive Alive in St. Johns

Video: We've all seen drivers do crazy things while driving to or from St. Johns . A guy shaving in the rear-view mirror, a woman applying makeup, people talking on their phones, texting or drinking from an enormous coffee mug. It's a wonder we even dare drive on Florida roads.The truth is that all of ... Read More

Tuffy St. Johns Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Video: Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for St. Johns residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can ... Read More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

Video: If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around St. Johns , Florida, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in St. Johns , Florida:When an accident occurs, you should always stop.... Read More

Synthetic Oil for St. Johns Autos

Video: If you are a driver in St. Johns and you aren't currently using synthetic motor oil in your vehicle, maybe now's the time to consider it. Need more information? Well, synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. Synthetic oil doesn't gel or gum-up like petroleum based oil and it... Read More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in St. Johns , Florida

Video: 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 St. Johns drivers very soon.For instance, Flex Fuel vehicles are already available in the St. ... Read More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation – PCV Valve Service at Tuffy St. Johns

Video: Hello St. Johns ! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Florida vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy St. Johns: Serpentine Belt System Wear

Video: The primary job of the serpentine belt for St. Johns drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesn’t spin fast enough, the battery will not co... Read More

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