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Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Welcome to the Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Omaha conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of t... Read More

Go Big or Go Home: Upsize Your Wheels at Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. A lot of us Omaha drivers like our vehicles to reflect our personalities. We're picky about color and body style. We'll customize anything from floor mats to window tints to license plates. One popular way for Nebraska motorists to customize a... Read More

Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) Advice on Buying New Tires

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today's tires and wheels offer a lot of options for every Omaha driver's style, habits and driving conditions.Tires are designed for high-performance in winter or summer and even come in a long-wearing variety for all Nebraska seasons.Omaha of... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Evans St): Tire Replacement Overview

Video: Tires are an expensive purchase, so knowing when tires should be replaced is important for Omaha drivers. Tires will just wear out with normal use. The depth of the tread on your tire determines how well it will stop, start and steer – especially in wet conditions. 4/32th of an inch (3.2 mm) of t... Read More

Upsizing Wheels and Tires With Tuffy Omaha (Evans St)

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Many Omaha drivers want to accessorize their vehicle - you know, make it theirs. One of the easiest ways to get a custom look is to get some new wheels. There are thousands of wheel designs at Omaha area tire shops to get you the look you want... Read More

Getting the Right Tires and Wheels in Omaha

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. A lot of people get custom wheels in Omaha. When you do this yourself (over the internet . . .) you could run into trouble if you're not careful. Sometimes, once they're mounted, they just don't fit right. The tires rub in turns or on bumps. Y... Read More

Under Pressure in Omaha: TPMS

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Have you noticed an increase in price when you get a flat tire fixed in Omaha, or have your tires rotated? It might be the result of your TPMS, or Tire Pressure Monitoring System.The federal government began requiring a TPMS system on 2008 mod... Read More

Why Wheel Balancing and Tire Rotation Save You Money on Tires

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Omaha drivers want their tires to last as long as possible. Two ways to extend tire life are wheel balancing and tire rotation.When wheels are out of balance, they wobble and vibrate. That makes the tires wear in a cupping pattern. If a front w... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Evans St): When to Replace a Damaged Tire

Video: Repair or Replace? That’s a question Omaha drivers ask when they have tire damage. Some punctures cannot be repaired because of their size or location. Punctures larger than a quarter of an inch are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the shoulders may no... Read More

Talk to Tuffy Omaha (Evans St) About New Shoes for Your Vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Custom wheels are one way that Omaha folks express themselves and personalize their vehicle. But they aren't as cheap and easy as sticking decals on your back window. There are several factors that need to be considered, including cost, the fit o... Read More

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