Sounds Like a Hot Rod (Noisy Exhaust System)

August 1, 2021

Driving along, your exhaust system's rumbling so loud that people turn and stare at you pass by. You're wondering when the police are going to pull you over for illegal noise. Your mind immediately thinks, aha! A broken muffler. Well, your exhaust system is composed of many more parts than just... More

Omaha Exhaust and Emissions Service

December 2, 2018

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.For examp... More

Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) Automotive Tips: Diagnostic Service

November 4, 2018

Imagine waking up one morning with a stomach ache. You pick up the phone, call the doctors office and say, Ive got a really bad tummy ache. How much will it cost to make me feel better? Of course you wouldnt do that. You know that there could be a lot of reasons for your symptoms and that the doc... More

Exhaust Service at Tuffy Omaha (Wright St): Passing the Smell Test

August 17, 2017

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Omaha residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Nebraska folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but sometimes we forget... More

Positive Crankcase Ventilation ? PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Omaha (Wright St)

July 16, 2017

Hello Omaha! Did you know that the first federally-mandated emissions control device was introduced in the 1960's? The Positive Crankcase Ventilation valve, or PCV valve, has been installed in Nebraska vehicles since 1964 and represents the first legislation by the United States government to reg... More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

September 13, 2016

Most Omaha drivers know something about preventive maintenance on a vehicle. We know we should routinely replace the oil and wiper blades and other fluids. But have you heard of a PCV valve ? This little car part needs to be replaced regularly or it can cause some serious problems in your vehicle... More

Tuffy Omaha (Wright St) Service for Your Exhaust System

May 16, 2016

Your vehicle's exhaust system is more than just a tailpipe and a muffler. In fact, it is one of the most complex systems on your vehicle. The manifold is attached to the vehicle engine. It collects exhaust from the cylinders and directs it into the exhaust pipe. Gaskets seal the connection of th... More

Exhaust Service At Tuffy Tire Auto Service Center (Wright St) In Omaha

February 12, 2016

Whenever they hear the term "exhaust service," most Omaha auto owners think about exhaust pipes and mufflers. Well, actually, exhaust service at Tuffy Tire Auto Service Center (Wright St) is a lot more comprehensive these days. For example, catalytic converters were mandated in 1976... More