Most Fort Mill folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by drivers in For...
Posted in Automotive News
on June 01, 2016
All of us in Fort Mill know we have to get the oil changed in our vehicles periodically. That's just part of good car care. But when Tuffy Fort Mill technicians change your oil, they also usually inspect your air filter. That's why they sometimes let you know that your air filter needs to be ch...
Posted in Engine Air Filter
on May 31, 2016
No one in Fort Mill, SC likes to spend a chunk of change at American Fork gas pumps. Rising SC fuel prices, however, have spurred Fort Mill drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles less each month during times of high fuel prices. ...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 30, 2016
There are some things drivers should know about Fort Mill car service and repair. First and foremost, Tuffy Fort Mill cares about you and your family's safety. And we really appreciate your business. Tuffy Fort Mill in Fort Mill wants to build a trusting relationship that becomes the foundatio...
Posted in Service Standards
on May 29, 2016
Wiper blades are critically important to Fort Mill drivers for good driving visibility and safety. When it’s time to replace your wiper blades, there are a number of different wiper blade designs and grades. Fort Mill drivers should always use at least the design or grade that came with their veh...
Posted in Windshield Wipers
on May 29, 2016
There are a lot of new features, both optional and standard, on Fort Mill drivers' vehicles these days. One you may not have heard of is called a cabin air filter. Simply put, its job is to keep the air in the passenger compartment of your car nice and clean.A cabin air filter is similar to the...
Posted in Suspension
on May 28, 2016
If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges your car battery. Without the alternat...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 27, 2016
One thing all Fort Mill drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Tuffy Fort Mill can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted – like fr...
Posted in Fluids
on May 26, 2016