Trip Inspection at Tuffy St. Johns in St. Johns

October 25, 2022

St. Johns area drivers love their vehicles. And one of the most enjoyable things about them is taking a road trip. Freedom from daily schedules, new sights and the open road it's great! But there's nothing like vehicle trouble to bring the fun to a grinding halt.Now St. Johns drivers can't al... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Alignment for Your St. Johns Vehicle

October 10, 2022

Imagine you've left St. Johns and you're up in the arctic on a dog sled.Your dog team is pulling straight and true. You can cover a lot of ground quickly. Now imagine what would happen if one or two of the dogs wanted to go their own way and were pulling off to the side.That would slow you down.... More

Line ?Em Up: Wheel Alignment Service At Tuffy St. Johns

August 18, 2022

Hello St. Johns auto owners! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to re... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy St. Johns in St. Johns

August 10, 2022

Many St. Johns drivers have been hearing about technological advances in power steering, specifically electric power steering. Some very high-end cars have been featuring electric power steering. Power steering fluid has the necessary hydraulic properties and the ability to lubricate the intern... More

Tracking True in Florida: Wheel Alignment in St. Johns

July 16, 2022

The biggest issue for St. Johns area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken care of right away at Tuffy St. Johns in St. Johns ... More

St. Johns Alignment Service

June 28, 2022

Your car might have an alignment problem if: it drifts or pulls to one side, your steering wheel is off center, you have uneven tire wear or your car doesn't feel like it handles right. When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined up exactly with each other, your wheels are in alignment. Running into... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy St. Johns: Causes of Wheel Misalignment

September 19, 2021

When properly aligned, all of your wheels are pointed in the same direction. Your vehicle will track true and handle the way it is designed. St. Johns drivers often associate our wheels being knocked out of alignment with an event like a major crash, hitting a pothole, curb or some other object.... More

Straight Ahead (Wheel Alignment)

September 5, 2021

If every road was straight and smooth, we wouldn't have to worry much about wheel alignment. But they're not, so we do. Hitting potholes or driving on rough pavement can knock your vehicle out of alignment and you'll notice it in one of several ways. Your steering wheel may not be centered when ... More

A Not-So-Straight Story (Vehicle Pulls to One Side)

July 26, 2020

A vehicle should travel straight down a straight road with the steering wheel centered. But time and travel can take their toll and soon you may find your vehicle pulling to the left or right. Those are not good signs and should be taken care of fairly quickly. One thing that you should note is... More

Line Them Up: Wheel Alignment Service at Tuffy St. Johns

April 27, 2020

Hello St. Johns ! Let's talk about alignment. One of the most important parts of preventive maintenance for your vehicle is keeping the wheels in alignment. Poor alignment causes your tires to wear unevenly, which can significantly reduce their lifespan. This means you will have to replace them ... More