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What to Do After You Buy a Used Vehicle in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. So you've bought a used vehicle in the Omaha area. Do you know what you're getting? It is hard to know what you're getting because people in the Omaha area sell vehicles for different reasons. Think about why you've sold vehicles. Did you just... Read More

Omaha Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Video: Any Omaha driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Omaha residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this is th... Read More

Wasteful Thinking

Video: With the weather getting colder, you might be tempted to start your vehicle up, let it idle for 15 or 20 minutes and then get in the nice, cozy cabin.  Some vehicles offer remote starting that let you do that from the comfort of your home or apartment.  But is letting your vehicle idle like that ... Read More

How Do You Save Gas in Omaha, Nebraska?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. No one in Omaha, Nebraska, likes to spend a chunk of change at the gas pump. Rising Nebraska fuel prices, however, have spurred Omaha drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel economy. North Americans literally drive billions of miles/kilom... Read More

Is Your Omaha Driving Severe?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. People near Omaha, Nebraska, often ask Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) how often they should have a particular service done. It's a great thing to ask. You can look at your owner's manual or have your Omaha, Nebraska, service advisor at Tuffy Omaha (Eva... Read More

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

Video: In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Omaha. The timing belt’s important job is... Read More

Stay Safe in Omaha by Putting Your Cell Phone on ICE

Video: We don't want to think about it, but each Omaha resident who drives or rides in a vehicle is potentially an accident victim. In the worst-case scenario, those people are unconscious and unable to communicate with Nebraska rescue workers. Rescue workers and Omaha police are well aware of this diff... Read More

Tracking True in Nebraska: Wheel Alignment in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The biggest issue for Omaha area drivers is always safety. When your vehicle wheels are out of alignment, the vehicle will pull to one side, which could lead to an accident. When you're vehicle is out of alignment, you should have it taken car... Read More

Breathe Deep in Omaha With a New Cabin Air Filter

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Poor interior air quality is nothing to sneeze at, and Omaha auto owners might be interested to know that more and more new cars are coming equipped with a cabin air filter. Check your vehicle owner's manual, but they typically need to be repl... Read More

Regular Schedule or Severe Service Schedule at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) article focuses on severe service maintenance. Many Omaha drivers are not aware of them and yet there are also very vocal advocates in Nebraska who think that severe service schedules apply to everyone. Somewhere... Read More

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