The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so th...
Posted in Serpentine Belt
on April 24, 2017
Hello Omaha, let's talk about brakes. But the mechanical aspects of the brakes themselves are just one issue. There's also the power brake pump and brake fluid. And then there are the tires, which are critical to the effectiveness of the brakes.Let's step back. A new vehicle or truck rol...
Posted in Older Vehicles
on April 16, 2017
The automotive professionals at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard would like to give Omaha drivers an update on some of the things happening in automotive fluids. You know, vehicles are becoming more sophisticated every day. Fluids such as, oil, coolant and transmission fluid are ...
Posted in Fluids
on April 11, 2017
All modern Omaha vehicles come with fuel injection systems, so it's a topic Omaha drivers need to know something about. The mighty fuel injector is a valve that delivers the gas or diesel fuel to the right place, in the right amount at the right time—to be mixed with air and burned in the ...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 04, 2017