Time for a Brake (Brake Pad Replacement)

October 4, 2020

Stop! It's one of those things your vehicle has to do consistently and reliably. That's why brake maintenance is vitally important, worthwhile for you to make sure stays up to date. A brake system has many components. If your vehicle has disc brakes, they have pads that make contact with the rot... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy: Rotor Problems

September 6, 2020

The brake rotor, or disc, is attached to your wheel. The brake pads rub on the rotor to slow your car when you are driving in Troy.Rotors can warp, crack or become misaligned. They can also be damaged by worn out brake pads that scratch grooves into the surface. These conditions result in less co... More

The Need for Speed (Wheel Speed Sensor Maintenance)

June 21, 2020

Today's vehicles have some pretty amazing technology in them, including a computerized braking system we all pretty much take for granted these days. Antilock brake systems (ABS) have been around for years but they help drivers stop in much shorter distances reliably than ever before. When you ... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Troy Advice on What to Do After You Buy

May 12, 2019

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Troy drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Troy area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, when families d... More

What To Do After You Buy a Used Vehicle in Troy

April 14, 2015

So youve bought a used car in the Troy area. Do you know what youre getting? It is hard to know what youre getting because people in the Troy area sell cars for different reasons. Think about why youve sold cars. Did you just want something new or were there problems that you wanted ... More