When "Oh, no!" Turns Into, "All right!"

July 14, 2024

Things we don't expect happen to our vehicles. And let's face, no one really wants to spend money on an unexpected repair. But if you are putting off going to your vehicle repair facility because you're dreading bad news, you might just be putting off some good news. There was one minivan driver ... More

Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In Omaha

July 7, 2024

Every Omaha car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter's dirty. Here's what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your vehicle owner's manual will have a recommendation of when the filter should be replaced. So bet... More

Muffler: Victim of Winter (Muffler Repair)

June 30, 2024

So you almost got through the winter until, one day, your muffler started sounding like a dragster, loud and obnoxious. It's not surprising. All that road salt and brine can cause rust to punch holes in a muffler, and that should raise a big, red warning flag about the safety of your vehicle. O... More

The Light Many Drivers Fear (Check Engine Light)

June 23, 2024

Ask just about any driver about one thing they fear seeing inside their vehicle and they'll say it's the Check Engine light coming on. You know, that little light on your instrument panel that is in the shape of a vehicle engine, often accompanied by the words Check, Check Engine, Check Engine Se... More

A Clean Start (Battery Cleaning)

June 16, 2024

You may be fanatical about keeping the outside of your vehicle clean. But what about what's under the hood? Have you ever thought about how dirt and grime may be affecting your engine's components? One of the most important parts under your hood to keep clean is your vehicle's battery. With a d... More

Weather Station on Wheels (Vehicle Sensor Maintenance)

June 9, 2024

You probably never thought about it, but your vehicle is like a rolling weather station. It can check the outside temperature, let you know when the roads are slippery and help you deal with rain. And how it does all those things is pretty cool. First, just like any weather station, a vehicle ha... More

Water Everywhere (Clogged Drains)

June 2, 2024

It's bad enough when you mistakenly leave a window open in your vehicle on a rainy day and you find your carpet soaked. But what in the world is going on when your windows are closed tight, not leaking and you STILL wind up with wet carpet? The answer could be something you might not even know y... More

It's About Time: Following Service Intervals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard

May 26, 2024

There are a lot of things in life that Omaha residents have to do on a regular basis. We wash dishes every day, do our laundry and mow our lawns every week, and pay the bills every month. We should go to our Omaha dentist twice a year and see our doctor for a check-up once a year. When we don't ... More

Service Center Standard and Procedures

May 19, 2024

All NE pilots have checklists for every aspect of flying. They always use their checklists even if they only have two steps on them. They do this simply because a checklist is a great way to not forget steps. It is also how they can assure a predictable outcome. That is why Omaha automotive ser... More

How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard

May 12, 2024

Today in the Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard auto care blog, we're going to talk to Omaha drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard customers. For example, recently fou... More