Automotive Tips from Tuffy North Clermont: Air Conditioning Inspection

November 26, 2023

Most auto manufacturers recommend an interval for an air conditioning system inspection. The inspection uncovers leaks, worn hoses and assesses the condition of the other components.Environmental laws in some around Clermont require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some ... More

E-85 Fuel Safety Advice from Tuffy North Clermont

November 19, 2023

Today at Tuffy North Clermont we want to talk with you about a very important safety issue. This automotive safety warning is coming from a very unusual source: fire fighting experts. You've probably heard of E-85 gasoline being offered in the Clermont area. Some newer vehicle models are specif... More

Battery Maintenance Tips From Tuffy North Clermont

November 12, 2023

When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If your battery isn't working efficiently, your alterna... More

Always on Guard (TMPS)

November 5, 2023

One of the most important things you can do to keep your vehicle running safely is to make sure your tires are properly inflated. If one or more is vastly over- or underinflated, that has the potential to cause major handling problems and may result in a dangerous accident. All vehicles in recen... More

Clean Fuel Makes a Happy Engine in Clermont, Florida

October 29, 2023

If the fuel system in your vehicle is dirty, you will be hurting your engine and losing performance as you drive around Clermont, Florida.Unless they drive a vintage car, Clermont auto owners have fuel injectors which need to be properly maintained. That is why your vehicle owner's manual has a s... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Clermont Tune Up

October 22, 2023

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm ... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy North Clermont: Alignment Inspection

October 15, 2023

Uneven tire wear, the car pulling to one side or a steering wheel that is off-center are signs for Clermont drivers that their wheels may be out of alignment.When doing an alignment inspection, the service advisor at Tuffy North Clermont will inspect your tires for uneven wear as well as suspensi... More

Wipe Out! New Wiper Blades for Clermont Drivers

October 8, 2023

When people in Clermont talk about vehicle safety, they think of tires and brakes. But do we think about our windshields? Isn't the ability to see a prime safety factor when it comes to driving around Florida? Yet we often don't even notice our windshields until we can't see through them or our ... More

Power Steering Service at Tuffy North Clermont in Clermont

October 1, 2023

Many Clermont 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 internal... More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy North Clermont in Clermont

September 24, 2023

The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmission, then you have to do the work of shifting gea... More