Fall and Spring Inspection at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

March 27, 2016

Good vehicle care for us Omaha residents has always meant taking our vehicles in every spring and fall for a check-up. Vehicles needed routine maintenance to prepare them for the changes in weather. Today's vehicles aren't quite as sensitive to seasonal changes. Older vehicles required different ... More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

March 20, 2016

Most Omaha drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your vehicle... More

Introduction to Diesels for Omaha, Nebraska

March 13, 2016

Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Omaha, Nebraska, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in Nebraska are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe have ... More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Omaha

March 9, 2016

Let's talk about something critical for all Omaha drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keeps your... More

What to Do In Case of an Accident

March 8, 2016

If you've ever been in a vehicle accident around Omaha, Nebraska, even a minor one, you know how upsetting it can be. It's hard to think straight and know what to do.Let's review what you should do in case of an accident in Omaha, Nebraska:When an accident occurs, you should always stop. Leaving... More

Straight And True In Omaha: Wheel Alignment

March 3, 2016

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 important part of preventive maintenance that may get overlooked by Omaha auto owners is... More

Hitting The Brakes In Washington

March 1, 2016

Hello Omaha, let's talk about brakes. Braking, as all Nebraska drivers know, is slowing or stopping your vehicle. As you can imagine, brakes are engineered to work well on a particular vehicle application. For example, you would expect more powerful brakes on a heavy-duty pickup tha... More