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Battery Replacement for Your vehicle

Modern vehicles in and around Omaha run on 12 volt electrical systems. 12 volts is enough to get the job done for Omaha drivers without having so much power that there is danger of electrocution. But today's vehicles have more electr... Read More

PCV Valve Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard in Omaha

Today, we are talking about your PCV valve. Unburnt fuel is forced into the crankcase as your engine runs. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve vents this unburnt fuel and oil vapors from the crankcase and sends it back in... Read More

Omaha Drivers: Is It Time to Replace Your PCV Valve?

The crankcase is the lower part of the engine where the crankshaft is housed and where the engine oil lives. The crankshaft is connected to the pistons that power the engine.When you are diving around Omaha, fuel is burned in your vehicle engine, it pushes the pistons down and the crank... Read More

PCV Valve Replacement

Hello Omaha, let's talk about your often-unnoticed but extremely important PCV valve. The energy from exploding fuel is what powers your engine. But some of the vapors from the explosions escape into the lower part of the engine, called the crankcase. The crankcase is where your engine oil... Read More

Emergency Items for Your vehicle

Local Omaha roadside emergencies can range from a flat tire downtown to being stranded in a snowy ravine for three days. So you may want to consider a basic emergency kit to keep in the car at all times and a travel kit tailored to a specific trip.Your close-to-home kit for around Omaha wo... Read More

Timing Belt Replacement in Omaha

Today we want to talk to Omaha drivers about timing belts. They're something that many drivers don't know much about and yet your vehicle won't run if it's broken – and it could cause many thousands of dollars damage if it does break. A broken timing belt is usually a tale of woe. Even th... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Millard in Omaha

Don't you hate it when you hear that squeal from under the hood when you're zipping down a busy Omaha road? It usually means there is a problem with the serpentine belt. The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine accessories. It runs the alternator - which charges the battery; the water pu... Read More

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