If you haven't shopped in the Mount Pleasant area for a new vehicle recently, you're likely to experience some sticker shock. It seems everything is costing more these days. And when you consider the price of auto financing in Mount Pleasant, and insurance, the idea of hanging on to your old vehi...
Posted in Keys to a long lasting vehicle
on May 31, 2017
Ever notice that your tire is covered with writing? It's like some hieroglyphic art form. Of course, Mount Pleasant drivers know that it's not just graffiti, but to most of us, it might as well be. Would you like to know what all those codes on your tire mean? It won't lead you to buried treasure...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on May 22, 2017
There's a reason we use the word "diagnose" when we talk about fixing cars in Mount Pleasant. Figuring out what's wrong with your vehicle has a lot of similarities to figuring out what's wrong with someone who is ill. Vehicles are a mass of complex systems that can produce a variety of sy...
Posted in Diagnostics
on May 14, 2017
Many Mount Pleasant residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Mount Pleasant is really a lot more comprehensive these d...
Posted in Exhaust
on May 08, 2017
The function of the fuel filter is pretty self-explanatory. It filters your fuel. The fuel filter is in the fuel line somewhere in between the fuel tank and the engine. Both gas and diesel vehicles around Mount Pleasant use fuel filters.For more information about your fuel filter, visit T...
Posted in Fuel System
on May 01, 2017