Hey Charlotte Drivers: How Do You Save Gas?

July 26, 2020

Higher Charlotte fuel prices aren't going away any time soon. That's not good news for our wallets. A lot of Charlotte drivers are trying to find ways to cut down on fuel consumption and hang on to some of their hard-earned money.North Americans drive billions of miles less during months of high ... More

Looking Down the Road - Headlamps

July 19, 2020

If you've ever been driving around Charlotte and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect your field ... More

Maintaining Your Older Car in Charlotte, NC

July 12, 2020

The government mandates a lot of equipment on cars in Charlotte, NC: emission devices and control computers, safety equipment like airbags and crash worthiness requirements. All of this is great for the Charlotte motoring public, but it does add quite a bit to the price of a new vehicle.Because n... More

It Pays to Take Care of Your Transmission at Tuffy Auto Service Charlotte

July 5, 2020

If you've been paying attention, you've noticed that vehicle engines are getting more and more powerful in Charlotte. At the same time, they are getting better and better fuel economy. I've gotta tell 'ya, most of that's because of technological advances in transmissions. To get a better underst... More