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Problems with Suspension Solved at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: A vehicle's suspension system is tough. It can last for years and after lots of driving for Omaha drivers. But it can be damaged quickly by hitting a pothole, curb or rock, and it can wear more quickly if you frequently drive off-road or on bumpy roads. A workhorse vehicle — one that hauls heavy ... Read More

Under Pressure in Omaha: TPMS

Video: Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Omaha, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 model year passenger vehicles and light trucks. Some 200... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St): Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

Video: Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your vehicle engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let's go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Omaha streets, 20 pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon of gas that ... Read More

Improve Fuel Economy with Proper Maintenance at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: With Omaha gas prices being what they are, many of us in Nebraska are driving less and looking into purchasing smaller or more efficient vehicles. Omaha area residents who have to drive a lot, have large families or need four-wheel drive are particularly hard hit by the cost of fuel in Nebraska. ... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Fuel Saving Tip for Omaha: Check Engine Light

Video: Here's a question for Omaha, Nebraska : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.) Many conditions... Read More

AAA - Cautions in Extreme Heat

Video: {?video;480;360;http://www.youtube.com/embed/0t63k66IjSk;http://www.protech-automotive.com/Car-Care-Tips/content/images/AAA_ExtremeHeat.jpg;/video?} With temperatures soaring to record highs around the country, AAA cautions motorists not to underestimate the ways in which extreme heat can wreak ... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Video: Omaha drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front wheel is out of balance you'll feel it in the steerin... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Evans St): Serpentine Belt Overview

Video: The technicians at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the engine and winds arou... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Evans St): Rotor Problems

Video: 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 Omaha.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 c... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges the battery. Without the alternator, the... Read More

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