Car Care Tips

January 2020

Charlotte Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Any Charlotte driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that if it ain't broke, don't fix it is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Charlotte residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this... Read More

Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Charlotte, North Carolina

Let's talk about alternative fuel vehicles. In their quest to reduce the use of fossil fuels and harmful exhaust emissions in our North Carolina environment, automakers will have a number of alternatives for Charlotte drivers very so... Read More

Check Engine Light Diagnosis at Tuffy Charlotte (Tryon St)

Hello Charlotte . Have you ever had your Check Engine light come on? Did you panic? Or just scowl and ignore it? What should you do? Pull to the side of the road and call a tow truck? Or just keep driving? What does that little light... Read More

Fresh Air Inside Your Car in Charlotte

Air quality has certainly become a hot issue in our modern world. We install air filters on our ventilation systems and in our vacuum cleaners. There's a filter that cleans the air going into our vehicle's engine so why not one for ... Read More

Don't Stack the Mat

In the sloppy cold weather months, you might be tempted to pick up an all-weather mat and throw it on top of the mats you already have in your vehicle. After all, double protection is better, right? In this case, wrong. Here's why.It's important to keep the accelerator and brake pedals clear so ... Read More

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