Tuffy Bradenton Automotive Tips: Alternator

March 24, 2019

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. Thats everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the p... More

Battery Basics For Bradenton

January 25, 2014

It's important for Bradenton drivers to know battery basics. First, lets talk about which is harder on a battery hot or cold FL weather. Most Sarasota car owners think its cold weather because thats when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold SUV engine. However, heat doe... More

Make Your Battery Last

December 27, 2013

Todays report from Tuffy Bradenton is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadnt. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent of Bradenton v... More