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Fuel for Thought

If you're like most people and drive a gasoline-powered vehicle, you need to be up to speed on its fuel-related components.  They're pretty basic: the fuel, the fuel filter and the fuel pump. The fuel's the easy part.  You probably gas up your vehicle yourself and, if you're like most drivers, pr... Read More

Beware of Cheap Tires in Lincoln

Do you like to shop for shoes in Lincoln?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important when b... Read More

Change Your Wiper Blades Twice Yearly at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln

Because 90% of our driving decisions are based on visual information, unobscured vision is paramount. Which brings us to the topic of today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln article: wiper blades. While this isn't the most exciting automotive subject, it's important. You wouldn't drive at n... Read More

TPMS: Tire Pressure Monitoring for Your Lincoln Vehicle

Lincoln drivers may know that all 2008 model year and newer cars, mini-vans and light trucks in Nebraska come with a tire pressure monitoring system. Many slightly older vehicles around the Lincoln area have these systems as well. A tire pressure monitoring system – called TPMS – consis... Read More

E-85 Fuel Safety Advice from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln

  Today at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln we want to talk with you about a very important safety issue. This automotive safety warning is coming from a very unusual source: fire fighting experts. You've probably heard of E-85 gasoline being offered in the Lincoln area. Some newer ... Read More

The Importance of Lincoln Drivers Following Service Intervals

Today in our Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life in Lincoln with recommended intervals: Let's start with twice yearly dental check-ups and regular physical exams. H... Read More

Smooth Shifting in Lincoln, Nebraska: Transmission Service

So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there i... Read More

The Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln Guide to Caring for Your Transmission

Most vehicles have automatic transmissions, yet a lot of Lincoln drivers only have a fuzzy understanding about what a transmission does. Think back to the last time you rode a bike in Lincoln. You started out in a lower gear and shifted to higher gears as you went faster. Down shift for... Read More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln: When to Replace Your Wiper Blades

There are several important factors that go into how often Lincoln drivers should replace their wiper blades. Of course, the more you use your wipers, the faster the blades will wear out – especially if you use them on an icy windshield. Whether it’s a lot of bugs and road grime from Nebraska fre... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Tire Pressure Saves Fuel in Lincoln

Underinflated tires waste gas for lots of folks in the Lincoln area. Think how hard it is to walk in sand – you just have to work harder because of the resistance. When your tires don't have enough air in them, their rolling resistance is dramatically increased and it simply takes more g... Read More

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