Tacky or Techie? The Tachometer.

May 26, 2019

There's a gauge that many vehicles have that says RPM on it. And there are a lot of people who either don't pay any attention to it or don't even know what it is. Here's why it's a good gauge to know about. It's called a tachometer, and that "RPM" label means it is measuring how many revolutions... More

Fall and Spring Checkup in Omaha

May 19, 2019

When I was a kid, my dad always made sure he took the cars in for Spring and Fall checkups. I was telling a friend that it's about time to get into Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) for a checkup and he said that he read on the internet that modern cars don't need seasonal service.My friend is (technically... More

The Harm in Skipping an Oil Change for Omaha Drivers

May 12, 2019

People in Omaha have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues?Some new vehicle manufacturers are now recommending much higher oil change intervals than they have in the past. As much as 5,000 to 8,000 miles (8,000 km to 13,0... More

Stay Headed in the Right Direction, Omaha

May 5, 2019

Power steering is standard on nearly every vehicle in Omaha, Nebraska, these days. Now there are some exotic, new types of power steering systems, but for the most part, the general setup is a pump that's driven by a belt powered by the engine. Contact the automotive professionals at Tuffy Omaha... More