That Squeal is Telling You Something (What Causes Squealing While Steering)

May 29, 2022

If you hear a squealing noise when you turn your vehicle, it's trying to tell you something is wrong. After all, it never made that noise before, right? The sound you hear may becoming from a few sources. Let's take a look (or a listen) to some of the possibilities. First, you almost certainl... More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

May 22, 2022

We live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big investment and Omaha drivers want to... More

Relax When the Wind Blows in NE: Winter Car Prep for Omaha Drivers

May 19, 2022

When autumn comes around in Omaha, leaves fall, nights get longer and there's a definite nip in the air. Time to unpack the boots and gloves and fold some extra blankets onto the beds. It's also time for Omaha drivers to winterize their vehicles.Here is some expert auto advice for Omaha drivers o... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard: Brake Noise

May 18, 2022

Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Omaha. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they wont stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are expose... More

Passing the Test (How to Prevent Emissions Test Failure)

May 17, 2022

Vehicle emission testing has become ubiquitous in North America and for a good reason. Clean air quality is important for the environment and all of us. Since vehicle emissions are among the main causes of air pollution, emission testing can alert you to problems in your vehicle than can be fix... More

Following Recommended Intervals for Your vehicle

May 17, 2022

If you're reading this article in Omaha, NE, then you probably care about your vehicle and how it runs. Even though you care, there is still that moment of dread when your professional service advisor at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard tells you the manufacturer recommends some addition... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard: Serpentine Belt Overview

May 8, 2022

The technicians at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard know your serpentine belt drives important engine accessories like your alternator, air conditioning compressor, and power steering. In some cars it may also power the power brakes or water pump. The serpentine belt is powered by the eng... More

Ask Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard About the Importance of Service Intervals

May 7, 2022

Today in our Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life with recommended intervals: What about six-month dental cleanings and regular physical exams? Then there's laundry, mowin... More

Omaha Exhaust and Emissions Service

May 1, 2022

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 Tire & Auto Service Center Millard is really a lot more comprehensive the... More