Car Care Tips

Severe Service Requirements

A lot of Fort Mill drivers have asked whether or not they should use their severe service maintenance schedule, which is listed in their vehicle's  owner's  manual. It can be somewhat confusing, so we decided to con... Read More

Clean Fuel – Clean Performance for Fort Mill Drivers

Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Fort Mill a... Read More

Busting Automotive Myths in Fort Mill, SC

Myths passed around our Fort Mill, SC community start with a grain of evidence and are then built up with a lot of imagination and very elastic logic. And the internet is a breeding ground for automotive myths. Some... Read More

Is Your Fort Mill Driving Severe?

People near Fort Mill, SC, often ask Tuffy Charlotte Metro 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 Mill, SC, service advi... Read More

Charge It in Fort Mill for Extended Battery Life

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Fort Mill, SC, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold ... Read More

Diesel Maintenance for SC

At Tuffy Charlotte Metro we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our SC friends are often curious about the preventive m... Read More

Don't Stack the Mat

In the sloppy cold weather months, you might be tempted to pick up an all-weather mat and throw it on top of the mats you already have in your vehicle. After all, double protection is better, right? In this case, wrong. Here's why. It's important to keep the accelerator and brake pedals clear so ... Read More

Fort Mill Air Conditioning Service

Working up a sweat is a great thing to do in a gym around Fort Mill, but not in your vehicle. When Fort Mill residents' vehicle AC Systems have a problem, they'll often feel it right away. The question is, how long do you put up with it? You know, the old comfort versus cost dilemma. But a more c... Read More

Beware of Cheap Tires in Fort Mill

Do you like to shop for shoes in Fort Mill?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 pairs... Read More

"Current" Affairs (Blown Fuses)

You may be driving along and find that suddenly your radio stops working.  There are no numbers on the display.  Then when you get home, you notice the garage door opener doesn't do a thing when you press the button. Hmm, this was working just fine this morning.  Are the two problems somehow rela... Read More

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