Car Care Tips

Cool Running in Bellevue

Unless you live in Death Valley, you really don't hear much any more about cars overheating. That's because cooling systems in vehicles have been much improved. That doesn't mean you can't overheat your vehicle engine, though. Without proper preventive maintenance, you could still find ... Read More

The Edible Engine

You may have had a friend whose vehicle was the victim of hungry rodents.  After all, mice, rats and squirrels—even rabbits—have been known to gnaw on wires in engine compartments, causing vehicle electrical systems to go haywire.  They can disable a vehicle completely and be very expensive to fi... Read More

What You Need to Know from Your Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue Service Advisor

Bellevue drivers may feel intimidated when they take their vehicles to a service center. They have questions but aren't sure how to ask. They don't want to feel embarrassed about their lack of knowledge. They don't want to make the service technician feel that they don't trust him.If yo... Read More

Go Straight: Wheel Alignment for Bellevue Automobiles

Bellevue drivers may have an alignment problem if their car drifts or pulls to one side, the steering wheel's off center, they notice uneven tire wear or the car doesn't feel like it handles right as they drive down Bellevue, NE, streets and roads.When all of a vehicle's wheels are lined... Read More

Bellevue Exhaust and Emissions Service

Many Bellevue residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive center like Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue is really a lot more ... Read More

The Harm in Skipping an Oil Change for Bellevue Drivers

People in Bellevue have been hearing a lot about higher oil change intervals these days. Maybe you're wondering: What are the key issues?Some new vehicle manufacturers are now recommending much higher oil change intervals than they have in the past. As much as 5,000 to 8,000 miles (8,00... Read More

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue Fuel Saving Tip for Bellevue: Check Engine Light

Here's a question for Bellevue, NE : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.) Many cond... Read More

Right or Left? Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue Power Steering Service

Have you ever driven a vehicle without power steering? If you have, then you probably appreciate how much easier it is to drive today's modern vehicles. Before power steering, all of the force to turn a vehicle had to come from the driver's arms. That's why old cars had such large steering wheels... Read More

Another Couple of Years: Making Your Vehicle Last With Help From Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue

A while back, the Cash for Clunkers program was all over the NE news. Bellevue people could trade in their old vehicle for a new one that got better gas mileage and receive a government rebate. A lot of Bellevue motorists had so-called clunkers that they wanted to keep. They're good com... Read More

Make Your Vehicle Last

We live in such a disposable society. It's amazing all the stuff we throw away. New stuff comes out so fast, we just toss the old and move on. In the old days, NE folks were real sticklers about taking care of their things. If something got lost or ruined by neglect, tough - they had to... Read More

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