Can Car Scent Keep You Safe on Nebraska Roads?

January 17, 2021

Here's a travel tip that'll I'll bet you didn't know, and it might keep you safer...The average American commuter in Nebraska spends two and a half hours daily in their vehicle.The government says 100,000 auto accidents yearly are caused by drivers who fall asleep at the wheel. (Aggressive drivin... More

For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

April 5, 2020

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... More

Not a Good Vibe (Driveshaft Failure)

February 2, 2020

When you feel your vehicle vibrating as you're driving down the road, one cause could be something you may not have ever seen: your driveshaft. It is underneath the vehicle and most drivers don't climb under there to take a look very often. The driveshaft is a cylindrical part that helps conduc... More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

August 25, 2019

With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Omaha, Nebraska, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Omaha drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understandable that... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

December 30, 2018

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Omaha, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) service advisor that your differential ne... More

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Omaha?

November 7, 2017

There is a clear and vocal demand in Omaha and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Nebraska market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on Omaha area roads today, and many more being developed.... More

Drive Train Service in Omaha at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

May 23, 2017

The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive maintenance y... More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Omaha

January 31, 2017

One Omaha automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Omaha, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine and transmis... More

Differential Service in Omaha, Nebraska - What You Need to Know

December 19, 2016

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Omaha, Nebraska, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a differential. ... More

Lease or Buy?

April 11, 2016

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Omaha drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that pays down... More