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The Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don't really know much about it.Let's start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally ... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Omaha residents to always use the proper type of flui... Read More

Procrastination Prevention in Omaha

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle's service done, whether it's a repair or ... Read More

Nebraska: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

Nebraska residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ... Read More

Charge It in Omaha for Extended Battery Life

Your browser does not support the video tag. Here's an interesting statistic for our in Omaha, Nebraska, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) service... Read More

Battery Basics for Omaha

It's important for Omaha drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Nebraska weather. Most Omaha area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. However,... Read More

Why Synthetic Oil Is Best for Omaha Drivers

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Omaha! Today's Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor oil maximizes eng... Read More

Battery Replacement at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello, welcome to Tuffy Omaha (Evans St). Today's focus is batteries. It seems like everything in Omaha runs on batteries. Of course, the batteries we're most concerned with here at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) are those in our customer's vehicles. ... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Your browser does not support the video tag. Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Omaha residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or three thousand miles. But recent ... Read More

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