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The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton Guide to Saving Fuel: Car Weight

The team at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton in Appleton, and Wisconsin car owners are all talking right now. Better gas mileage. Fewer emissions. Appleton drivers want to save the environment and their pocketbooks.And we al... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton Often Asked About Premium vs. Regular Gas

Appleton residents often ask the question: "Will using premium gas make my car run better?" The answer is simple. But first, let's talk about what exactly premium gasoline is.Different grades of gasoline have different octane ratings... Read More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Appleton

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Appleton area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur con... Read More

Fuel Injector Cleaning at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

In very simple terms, a fuel injector is a valve that squirts fuel into your vehicle engine. Your engine control computer tells the fuel injector how much fuel to deliver as well as the precise time it should be delivered. Of course ... Read More

Diesel Maintenance for Wisconsin

At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton we hear from a lot of people who are excited about the new diesel engines that will soon be available in passenger cars and SUV's. But our Wisconsin friends are often curious about the preventive maintenance requirements. People may not know th... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Appleton

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Appleton, Wisconsin, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Appleton streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration ju... Read More

Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Appleton

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Appleton drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventive mainte... Read More

How to Get Better Gas Mileage in Appleton

There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Appleton 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 programs take forever to load. Eventually, many of us ... Read More

Professional Fuel System Cleaning

Getting adequate fuel to your engine is very important for performance, fuel economy and safety. In order to accomplish this, your fuel system needs to be clean.Today's production cars have fuel injectors, rather than a carburetor. The injectors need to be cleaned from time to time in orde... Read More

Clean Fuel – Clean Performance for Appleton Drivers

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.Appleton auto owners don't need to filter their fuel because it has lots of grit in i... Read More

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