What to Do After You Buy a Used Vehicle in PAPILLION

March 30, 2022

So you've bought a used vehicle in the PAPILLION area. Do you know what you're getting? It is hard to know what you're getting because people in the PAPILLION area sell vehicles for different reasons. Think about why you've sold vehicles. Did you just want something new or were there problems th... More

The Need for Speed (Wheel Speed Sensor Maintenance)

March 13, 2022

Today's vehicles have some pretty amazing technology in them, including a computerized braking system we all pretty much take for granted these days. Antilock brake systems (ABS) have been around for years but they help drivers stop in much shorter distances reliably than ever before. When you ... More

It's Brake Time (Brake Calipers)

February 20, 2022

Race car drivers have demonstrated the advantages of disc brakes, so most modern vehicles use them. Sometimes just the front wheels have disc brakes, but many vehicles now have them all the way around. A major component of the disc brake is called a caliper. It works by squeezing brake pads ag... More

Bad Vibes (Disc brake rotor problems)

January 23, 2022

If you were to name the most important safety feature on your vehicle right now, what would your answer be? A lot of driving experts would agree that its your brakes. Most newer vehicles use a well-engineered and efficient style of brakes called disc brakes. The name disc brakes comes from one ... More

Tuffy Papillion Brake Service for Safe Stopping in Papilllion

November 21, 2021

Let's talk about something critical for all Papilllion drivers: your brakes. Your vehicle is heavy, and it takes a lot of muscle to bring it and your passengers to a safe stop so everything needs to be in good working order. Here's an explanation on how your disc brakes work: The wheel hub keeps... More

Put on the Brakes: Brake Service at Tuffy Papillion

June 6, 2021

When it comes to preventive maintenance and vehicle care, most Papilllion drivers know how important it is to check their brakes. But brakes are more than just brake pads and shoes. There are a lot of components in the brake system, and they all need to be in good working order.The pads and shoe... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Papillion: Brake Noise

February 14, 2021

Your brake pads are the important parts that rub against the rotor (or disc) to slow and stop your car when driving in Papilllion. They eventually wear down.When your pads are worn too much, they wont stop your vehicle as well. When the friction material is worn away, metal parts of the pad are e... More

What to Do After You Buy a Used Vehicle in Papilllion

July 14, 2019

So you've bought a used vehicle in the Papilllion area. Do you know what you're getting? It is hard to know what you're getting because people in the Papilllion area sell vehicles for different reasons. Think about why you've sold vehicles. Did you just want something new or were there problems ... More

Used Cars: Tuffy Papillion Advice on What to Do After You Buy

November 19, 2018

Used vehicles are certainly an economical choice for budget-conscious Papilllion drivers. But how can we know we're getting a good used vehicle and not just inheriting someone else's problems?There are good used vehicles for sale in the Papilllion area. Vehicles are sold when families upsize, whe... More

Braking News: Keep Your Stopping Power

October 4, 2018

Richard Petty once told AutoNetTV, You've gotta have good brakes. If you've got good brakes you can keep yourself out of a lotta trouble.That's why a regular brake inspection is on every Papilllion driver's maintenance schedule. An inspection by your service advisor at Tuffy Papillion will check... More