Car Care Tips

Timing Belt

A Cool and Smooth Transmission in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to preventive maintenance on our vehicles, most of us Omaha drivers remember to get our oil changed. But services that occur at longer intervals — like transmission service — sometimes get overlooked. Yet transmission service is ... 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

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

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Omaha Drivers

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Knowing how their engine works can help Omaha drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside ... Read More

Timing Belt Service to Save Big Bucks in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Your engine is like a finely choreographed dance. All the parts have to work together. If the timing is off at the ballet, dancers crash into each other and fall down. It the timing is off in your engine, it may not run at all. One of the most... Read More

The Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Most cars and trucks have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Omaha drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Omaha. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to ... Read More

Transmission Service at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Let's talk about transmission service. It can be easy for Omaha drivers to forget about getting their transmission serviced because it doesn't need it very often. It's easier for people in Nebraska to remember to change the engine oil - you know,... Read More

Combustion Choreography: Timing Belt Replacement at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: Have you ever seen a ballet performance? Have you wondered how all of those dancers manage to travel all over the stage jumping and twirling and never crash into each other? That's the job of a choreographer.Our auto engines are also highly choreographed. Pistons travel up and down inside cylinde... Read More

Gear Up: Transmission Service at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The transmission system in your vehicle allows you to change gears. Lower gears are power gears. They get your vehicle moving and get it up hills. Higher gears get the vehicle up to speed and get it rolling faster. If you have a standard transmiss... Read More

Latest Posts

Categories

Air Conditioning
Alignment
Automotive News
Brakes
Cabin Air Filter
Cooling System
Dashboard
Diagnostics
Differential Service
Drive Train
Emergency Items
Exhaust
Fluids
Fuel Economy
Fuel System
Headlamps
Inspection
Keys to a long lasting vehicle
Maintenance
Monitoring System
none
Older Vehicles
Parts
Serpentine Belt
Service Intervals
Service Standards
Shocks & Struts
Steering
Suspension
Timing Belt
Tires and Wheels
Windshield Wipers

Archives

September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016

your local Tuffy, please enter your zip code or city and state for the location nearest you.