Car Care Tips

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Automotive Tips: Alternator

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s 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 ... Read More

Coolant Service at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

Omaha residents' vehicles have to operate in a wide range of Nebraska temperatures which requires the engine coolant to be able to perform 'no matter what.' Think for a moment about the environment where the coolant... Read More

NOT JUST ANOTHER CUSTOMER (Finding the Right Service Facility)

You might remember a hit TV sitcom that was set in a bar, a place where "everybody knows your name."  The idea, of course, is people feel more comfortable where they aren't just another customer among many; they're special because their relationship goes back a few years.   That comfortable relat... Read More

Nighttime Visibility in Omaha

There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Omaha area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributo... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Omaha Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tun... Read More

Straight and True in Omaha: Wheel Alignment

Most Omaha folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to keep our repair bills down. But one importa... Read More

Engine Hydration for Omaha Drivers: Role of Your Water Pump

The cooling system in an engine has five components: the radiator, the radiator cap, the hoses, the thermostat and the water pump. The water is literally the heart of the system. Just as your own heart keeps your blood circulating through your body, the water pump keeps coolant circulating throug... Read More

Training Received by Technicians in Omaha, Nebraska

When your vehicle breaks down in the Omaha, Nebraska, area, or just needs some routine service, it can make you a little nervous. Because your vehicle's so important to your life, you need to be back on the road as ... Read More

Emergency Items for Your vehicle

Local Omaha roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel ... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) On Your Serpentine Belt

  Today we're going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Omaha, Nebraska, customers. Let's start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That's the de... Read More

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