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Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Charlotte Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Charlotte area.The same goes for dirty oil; it doesn... Read More

Deep Clean Your Fuel System at Tuffy Charlotte (Tryon St)

Having trouble with your fuel system? Bring your vehicle into Tuffy Charlotte (Tryon St) for a check up.In today's Tuffy Charlotte (Tryon St) auto post, we're talking about fuel system cleaning. The first thing to know is how important it is to have a clean fuel system. Charlotte residents need f... Read More

Clean Fuel – Clean Performance for Charlotte Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Fuel filters clean the dirt, dust and debris out of your fuel. Both gasoline and diesel-powered engines have them. The fuel filter is located in the fuel line between the fuel tank and the vehicle engine.Charlotte auto owners don't need to fil... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning at Tuffy Charlotte (Tryon St)

Your browser does not support the video tag. Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in t... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Charlotte Tune Up

Your browser does not support the video tag. 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 wh... Read More

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Charlotte

Your browser does not support the video tag. There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Charlotte can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up and program... Read More

Introduction to Diesels for Charlotte, North Carolina

Your browser does not support the video tag. Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Charlotte, North Carolina, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in North Carolina are sur... Read More

Fuel Injection Basics for Charlotte

Your browser does not support the video tag. All modern Charlotte vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Charlotte drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at ... Read More

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