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Nebraska: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

Video: Nebraska residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what ... Read More

Why Synthetic Oil Is Best for Lincoln Drivers

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Lincoln! Today's Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln vehicle care topic is: Synthetic Oil vs. Petroleum Based Oil. Synthetic motor oil is a substitute for petroleum based oil. If you aren't currently using it, why not? Synthetic motor ... Read More

The Right Automotive Fluids for Lincoln Drivers

Video: All those automotive fluids can be confusing for Lincoln drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won't work as well and could even cau... Read More

Battery Basics for Lincoln

Video: It's important for Lincoln drivers to know battery basics. First, let's talk about which is harder on a battery – hot or cold Nebraska weather. Most Lincoln area drivers think it's cold weather because that's when we call on our batteries to have enough power to start a cold vehicle engine. Howe... Read More

Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Today, Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It's become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It's not that people in Lincoln are confused as much as they do... Read More

Need a New Battery? Call Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln Today

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Hello Lincoln drivers! Need a new battery? There is a good chance that you do – 70% of batteries need to be replaced within four years. As your battery discharges and then recharges as you drive around Lincoln, bits of the surface of the battery ... Read More

Battery Maintenance Tips From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to your vehicle, it all starts with the battery. Proper battery maintenance is important for two reasons:First, your vehicle won't start or run without it. Second, it is the key to the long life of your auto electrical system. If you... Read More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Lincoln residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or three thousand miles. But recent ad... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln Alternator Replacement Service in Lincoln

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Your vehicle alternator doesn't get enough credit. Though your battery gets your engine started, after that – it's all about the alternator.  Driving around Lincoln is a lot of work for your alternator and as upgrades such as heated steering whee... Read More

Make Your Battery Last

Video: Today's report from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Lincoln is on car batteries, why they die and what we can do to lengthen their life. Most of us have had a dead battery at one time or another. In fact, it would be very unusual if you hadn't. You may be surprised to learn that only 30 percent ... Read More

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