Charge It in Papilllion for Extended Battery Life

October 31, 2016

Here's an interesting statistic for our in Papilllion, Nebraska, drivers: Only 30 percent of car batteries make it to 48 months. And the life expectancy varies by where you live. It ranges from 51 months in extremely cold areas to just 30 months in extremely hot climates.Why is that? It turns ou... More

Coolant/Antifreeze Service at Tuffy Papillion

October 25, 2016

Anyone who drives a car in Papilllion knows that engines get hot when they run. But did you know that engines need to be cooled to keep running? Heat inside an engine can cause the metal parts to expand, which can seize up an engine and make it stop running. It can even ruin the entire engine! G... More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Papilllion, Nebraska

October 16, 2016

A lot of fuel is wasted in the Papilllion area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the cl... More

Change Your Engine Air Filter at Tuffy Papillion

October 9, 2016

Many Papilllion car owners have probably wondered: "What's the harm in putting off replacing an engine air filter? The answer is that not replacing it could cause your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor to fail. This expensive sensor is situated between your engine air filter and your engine. Dirty air ... More

Keys to a Long Lasting Vehicle

October 2, 2016

We live in a disposable society. Everything from elaborate packaging to our clothing. Even cell phones are disposable. When replacement is cheaper than repair, the term "built to last" goes by the wayside. An exception is our vehicles. They're still a very big investment and Papilllion drivers wa... More