Under Pressure in Cape Coral: TPMS

October 31, 2021

Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Cape Coral, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Som... More

Below 45 Degrees in Cape Coral: Consider Winter Tires

September 24, 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 Cape Coral drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for all-season radials. Florida drivers ran out a... More

Tire Tread Depth for Cape Coral, Florida Drivers

May 31, 2021

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread depth. Tw... More

How Much is Enough for Cape Coral Auto Owners? Tire Tread Depth

May 30, 2021

Most Cape Coral drivers know that tires wear out and that the wear has to do with tread depth. Most of us have heard that bald tires are dangerous, but most of us picture a tire with no tread at all when we think of a bald tire. And when we take our vehicles in for preventive maintenance, the te... More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wheel Bearings

May 29, 2021

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