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Lincoln Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Video: Any Lincoln driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Lincoln residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this i... Read More

PCV Valve: What Is It?

Video: Most Lincoln 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 vehic... Read More

Drive Defensively in Nebraska

Video: Car care is part of auto safety in Lincoln. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on Nebraska roads is to drive safely.Defensive driving begins with the proper attitude. Have in mind that you won't let anyone take your safety away from you. You'll be aware of your surroundings... Read More

Serpentine Belt Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln in Lincoln

Video: If you've ever heard a squealing sound under your vehicle hood, chances are it was your serpentine belt. More importantly, the belt powers the alternator. The alternator creates electricity that's used by your vehicle's electrical systems and also charges the battery. Without the alternator, the... Read More

Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln Really Save Gas?

Video: Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Lincoln drivers don't always extend those ... Read More

Maintenance on My Mind

Video: Ask any Lincoln man or woman if they've taken their vehicle in for preventive maintenance lately, and the answer may well be “no.” Surveys indicate that over 80% of vehicles on the road today are in need of some kind of repair or maintenance. Now, ask that same person why he hasn't taken his car ... Read More

Suspension Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln in Lincoln

Video: During an inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln in Lincoln, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicl... Read More

Helping Lincoln Drivers Get the Right Tires

Video: Every Lincoln vehicle owner has to purchase tires at some time or another, so it's a good idea to understand what the choices are. The best seasonal performance is achieved by purchasing tires to match the season you are driving in. Summer tires are designed for hot temperatures. The tread is en... Read More

Tire Replacement: What Lincoln Drivers Need to Know

Video: Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L... Read More

Hitting The Brakes In Lincoln

Video: Hello Lincoln, 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 rolls off... Read More

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