Coolant Service at Tuffy Pelham

March 29, 2020

Pelham residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of Alabama temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant does its thing. Very hot, high pressure, corrosive...And all the while, it has t... More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Pelham, Alabama

March 22, 2020

The median age for cars in the Pelham, Alabama area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Pelham we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Pelham area, bring it into Tuffy Pelham for high-mileage maintenance.3422 P... More

Smooth Shifting in Pelham, Alabama: Transmission Service

March 15, 2020

So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there is somethi... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Pelham, Alabama

March 8, 2020

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Pelham area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the clean ... More

Budget for Maintenance in Pelham

March 1, 2020

Sometimes busy Pelham residents dream about going back to the simpler days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around Alabama in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduced the... More