A Turn for the Worse (Using Turn Signals)

March 27, 2022

Distracted driving is bad, you know that. Daydreaming, talking on the cell phone, putting your makeup on in the rear view mirror. All bad. But there's something else that causes more than twice as many accidents, according to a recent study. And that's people who don't use their turn signals.... More

Fort Myers Exhaust and Emissions Service

March 20, 2022

Many Fort Myers residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Fort Myers (McGregor Blvd) is really a lot more comprehensive these ... More

Tuffy Fort Myers (McGregor Blvd) Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

March 13, 2022

Today's Tuffy Fort Myers (McGregor Blvd) post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuffy Fort Myers (McGregor Blvd) service advisor will know the proper coo... More

Busted: The Maintenance-Free Myth in Fort Myers

March 6, 2022

There's a segment of the Fort Myers area population that's not committed to proper vehicle maintenance. Now, the ignition system in your vehicle is electronic and controlled by the engine management computer. Spark plugs rarely get fouled and will last for as much as 100,000 miles (160,000 kilo... More