Beware of Cheap Tires in Naples

September 19, 2021

Do you like to shop for shoes in Naples?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 of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when buying tire... More

Tuffy Naples Helps You Decipher the Menu Board: Part 2

September 12, 2021

Florida service centers have a menu board that lists the services they provide. Some Naples drivers may not be familiar with all of the items on the board so here is a quick description of some of the typical services that might be listed.Tuffy Naples fuel system cleaning: Over time, the vehicle... More

Don't Be Fuelish

September 5, 2021

If you smell gasoline in your vehicle, pay attention to your nose. That's because it has an important message for you. Newer vehicles should never have a gasoline smell inside. One of the most dangerous conditions can come when your fuel line system has a leak or multiple leaks. Vehicles with fue... More

What to Do in Case of an Accident in Naples

August 29, 2021

Screeching tires, crunching metal it's an accident! If you've ever been in a car accident in Naples, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what Naples drivers should do in case of an accident:When an accident occurs, you... More

Breathe Deep With Your Cabin Air Filter

August 22, 2021

Bad air quality while you're driving around Naples is nothing to sneeze at. But seriously, more and more vehicles these days come equipped with a cabin air filter. Since they're fairly new on the scene, a lot of folks don't know about them yet.These filters clean the air in the passenger compart... More

Below 45 Degrees in Naples: Consider Winter Tires

August 15, 2021

Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Naples drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. Florida drivers ran out and b... More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

August 8, 2021

Why are wheel bearings for Naples vehicles important? It's simple: your wheel bearings keep the wheels on your vehicle. In today's Tuffy Naples post, we'll discuss more about wheel bearings and how you can make sure they can do their very job while you drive around Naples, Florida. Wheel bearings... More

When Metal Meets Metal (Wheel Bearings)

August 1, 2021

What part of your vehicle has little metal balls inside that are lubricated and allow you to cruise on down the road? They are wheel bearings, and automotive designers might argue they are human beings' second greatest invention of all time (the first is, of course, the wheel!). You have a wheel... More

The Tuffy Naples Guide to Vehicle Diagnosis

July 25, 2021

Modern Naples vehicles have several computers on board that control all kinds of things like engine functions, transmission shifts, traction control, anti-lock brakes, stability control, emissions and on some vehicles, even steering, braking and the throttle.Think about that for a minute things... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Naples: Air Conditioning Inspection

July 18, 2021

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 Naples require leaks to be repaired before refrigerant can be added. Also some pa... More