Remember snow tires? They were basically just regular tires with big, knobby lugs to get them through deep snow. They were loud and rode hard, and Bellevue drivers couldn't wait to get them off the car. Then along came television advertisements for "all-season" radials. NE drivers ran out and bo...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 26, 2017
Something you're going to be hearing a lot about around Bellevue, NE, is diesel engines. We're not talking about semi-trucks and buses; we're talking about diesel engine cars, pick-ups and SUVs.Most people in NE are surprised to learn that around half the cars on the road in Europe have di...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 18, 2017
Bellevue area residents may remember when the U.S. government's "Cash for Clunkers" program made a splash on the news scene. People were offered incentives to trade in old vehicles for new, in the interest of better and improved air quality from reduced emissions.But a lot of Bellevue drivers wan...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 11, 2017
During an inspection at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Center Bellevue in Bellevue, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts.Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components:There are the springs which hold the weight of...
Posted in Shocks & Struts
on April 04, 2017