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Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Wright St): Air Conditioning – Common Problem

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Omaha. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Omaha drivers that visit Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) is contaminated refr... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Wright St): Air Conditioning – Common Problem

Your auto air conditioning system cools and conditions the air in your passenger compartment when you are driving around Omaha. It also removes moisture from the air to keep your windows from fogging up.A common A/C problem for Omaha drivers that visit Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) is contaminated refr... Read More

Hey Omaha Drivers, How Many Miles Are on Your Car?

Nowadays, Omaha drivers are paying more at Nebraska gas pumps. For some families it adds up to several hundred dollars every month. That's got to come out of the budget somewhere. This is one of the reasons many Nebraska drivers are putting off buying a new car. They plan on keeping thei... Read More

Tire Tread Depth for Omaha, Nebraska Drivers

Driving on bald tires is like playing roulette. Though you may be fine today, eventually your luck is going to run out.The Feds don't have any laws for tread depth, but 42 of the states, and all of Canada, do have regulations. They consider 2/32 of an inch to be the minimum legal tread ... Read More

Keep Your Omaha Car Breathing Free: Engine Air Filter

Hey Omaha - this is something really amazing: Your vehicle uses 12,000 times as much air as fuel when you drive it. All of that air has to be filtered to keep your engine clean.That's like 100 gallons (380 liters) of air every block! The engine air filter is just another example of a ve... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down in Omaha

There’s not much Omaha drivers can do about the price of gas in 
Nebraska, but we can control - up to a point - how much we use. Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy. The first thing we can do is watch the go-pedal. Hard acceleration just sucks the gas. Gently leave stop li... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Omaha (Wright St): Timing Belt Overview

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

Picking the Right Tires in Omaha

Shopping for tires in Omaha can be bewildering because there are many choices. Let's simplify. There are four main classifications of tires, each designed for different purposes.First off, there are summer tires. Those who buy summer tires in Omaha are looking for maximum summertime per... Read More

Omaha Exhaust and Emissions Service

Many Omaha residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) is really a lot more comprehensive these days.... Read More

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

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 diff... Read More

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