Lease or Buy?

November 20, 2022

Lease? Or buy? These are the options for Lincoln drivers. It's always a tough question for auto owners, but here is some info that'll help you make an informed decision.If you buy, you'll pay the full cost of the vehicle, maybe an initial down payment, monthly payments on the balance that pays do... More

The Best Test

August 7, 2022

Would you buy a jacket without even trying it on? Probably not, but it might surprise you that one study shows about half the people buy a vehicle after a short test drive around the block or none at all. If you're in the market for another vehicle, make sure you check out the most important thi... More

Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln

July 29, 2022

Here at AutoNetTV, we have national viewers, like your neighbors in Lincoln, who write to us with questions or feedback. One common question we're asked is: "What is a differential and what does it do?" You may have been told by your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln service advisor that your di... More

Protecting Your Vehicle from Theft in Lincoln, Nebraska

July 23, 2022

Every car in Lincoln, Nebraska, is at risk for theft. So it's up to us to make our cars a less appealing target and more of a challenge hopefully sending potential thieves to look elsewhere.The National Insurance Crime Bureau recommends a layered approach to protecting vehicles: Common sense Vi... More

Are There Blind Spots in Lincoln?

July 21, 2022

All Lincoln drivers have blind spots and no, I'm not talking about the fact that you really don't sing like Adele. I mean the areas of the road that you can't see when you're driving around Lincoln.First let's talk about our own blinds spots, and then we can talk about others...To begin, we can... More

For 4x4s (Maintenance of 4x4 Vehicles)

February 6, 2022

Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ... More

Considering an Alternative Fuel Vehicle in Lincoln?

June 13, 2021

There is a clear and vocal demand in Lincoln and nationally for a reduction in air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. This is what is driving the Nebraska market for alternative fuel vehicles. There are a number of these vehicles on Lincoln area roads today, and many more being develo... More

How Far We've Come (Newer Vehicle Technology)

November 22, 2020

Automotive design has come a long way since the days of the Model T, especially when it comes to safety technology. You can thank computers for a lot of the latest innovations. Here are a few that have been making their mark in recent years. Adaptive cruise control. This is cruise control with... More

Drive Train - What You Need to Know in Lincoln

January 26, 2020

One Lincoln automotive service issue that doesn't get much attention is driveline service. Drivelines don't get talked about very much around Lincoln, but they're very important. First let's define what the driveline is:Taking a small step back, the power plant is comprised of the engine and tran... More

Not a Good Vibe (Driveshaft Failure)

November 17, 2019

When you feel your vehicle vibrating as you're driving down the road, one cause could be something you may not have ever seen: your driveshaft. It is underneath the vehicle and most drivers don't climb under there to take a look very often. The driveshaft is a cylindrical part that helps conduc... More