Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln: Why Replace Your Engine Air Filter?

September 29, 2019

Just as our bodies need clean air to function properly, your vehicle engine needs clean air to operate efficiently. Let's go egghead for a minute. For every gallon of gas we burn driving on Lincoln streets, 20 pounds of carbon dioxide comes out the tailpipe. Question: how can a gallon of gas tha... More

Maintenance for High Mileage Vehicles in Lincoln, Nebraska

September 22, 2019

The median age for cars in the Lincoln, Nebraska area was over nine years. And two-thirds had over 75,000 miles. At Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln we hear reports that those numbers continue to rise. If you have a high-mileage vehicle in the Lincoln area, bring it into Tuffy Tire & Auto Servic... More

Fuel Filter Service in Lincoln, Nebraska

September 15, 2019

There are a surprising number of small, inexpensive parts that can lead to expensive engine damage when they fail. It doesn't seem right.Fortunately a lot of those things can be taken care of in routine maintenance. They may not be easy to remember because it is a long list, but your service cent... More

Charge It in Lincoln for Extended Battery Life

September 8, 2019

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Lincoln, Nebraska, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns out t... More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

September 1, 2019

The price of gas in Nebraska has got people in Lincoln talking. It seems that Lincoln folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improve fuel e... More