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... 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

Differential Service in Lincoln, Nebraska - What You Need to Know

June 25, 2018

Scratching your head? Don't worry, if you don't know what a differential is you will in a moment. That fact is that if you drive a car anywhere in Lincoln, Nebraska, you have a differential. Whether your vehicle is front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, you have a diffe... More

What Is a Differential and Do You Have One?

March 21, 2017

With front-wheel drive being so common these days in Lincoln, Nebraska, the differential is just taken care of during a transmission service, so most Lincoln drivers don't even have to think about it. And rear-wheel drive differentials don't need to be serviced for years, so it's understa... More

Time for Differential Service at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln?

March 13, 2017

Hello Lincoln - let's talk differentials. If you have a rear-wheel drive vehicle, your differential is on the back axle. With front-wheel drive cars, the differential is up front. All-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive vehicles have three differentials - front, rear and in the middle. So you s... More

Drive Train Service in Lincoln at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln

September 20, 2016

The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. The preventive maintenance... More