Wired! (Battery Cable Service)

December 26, 2021

Colder weather brings out the worst in a vehicle's battery. On a very cold day, you may have experienced that your engine cranks slowly when starting. But while it may be the battery itself, it may also be the parts that transfer the power to other the other electrical components, the battery c... More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Fort Myers Drivers

December 19, 2021

Knowing how their engine works can help Fort Myers drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up and down ... More

Fort Myers Customer Detective Work

December 12, 2021

One might say the most challenging part of being an automotive service technician at Tuffy Fort Myers (McGregor Blvd) is diagnosing a problem before it can be fixed.Cars are made up of a bunch of complex systems. There usually could be a number of reasons for any given symptom. So, it's challengi... More

The Need for Speed (Wheel Speed Sensor Maintenance)

December 5, 2021

Today's vehicles have some pretty amazing technology in them, including a computerized braking system we all pretty much take for granted these days. Antilock brake systems (ABS) have been around for years but they help drivers stop in much shorter distances reliably than ever before. When you ... More