Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) On Your Serpentine Belt

July 26, 2020

Today we're going to be talking about serpentine belts for our Omaha, Nebraska, customers. Let's start by talking about the accessories that are driven by the serpentine belt. First is the alternator. That's the device that makes electricity to power the vehicle and recharge the battery. Then t... More

Blind Spot Safety for Omaha Driving

July 19, 2020

Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Omaha, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Omaha drivers' blind spots... More

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

July 12, 2020

Repair or Replace? Thats 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 (6.4 mm) are considered too large to be safely repaired. Punctures in the sidewall or near the shoulder... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Omaha

July 5, 2020

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Omaha, Nebraska, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Omaha streets.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 g... More