The drive train in your vehicle includes all the components that transfer power from the transmission to the wheels. Those components differ depending on what type of vehicle you drive, namely, front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, al...
Posted in Drive Train
on January 19, 2020
Some of us Carson CIty drivers just love tires. All those little rubber hairs on new tires and the smell is wonderful. We live in a great time for tires. No matter how you drive around Nevada, where you want to go or the look you're a...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on January 12, 2020
Some people love 4x4 vehicles, the true 4-wheel drive works of engineering like Jeeps and 4x4 pickups that allow you to seemingly go anywhere on the planet. You can climb up a 40-degree rock trail with some planning and skill (always careful to protect the environment, of course), or you can get ...
Posted in Drive Train
on January 05, 2020
Motorists in North America drive about 3 trillion miles/4.8 trillion kilometers every year. There are over 250+ million licensed drivers, and approximately 6.2 million accidents happen every year. Unfortunately, if we're going to drive vehicles, there are going to be accidents. Knowing what to do...
Posted in Monitoring System
on January 01, 2020
Sometimes busy Carson CIty residents dream about going back to the simpler days of our grandparents. But if you could travel back in time and take a road trip around Nevada in a Model T, you might change your mind. The improved designs and quality of today's automobiles have significantly reduced...
Posted in Maintenance
on December 29, 2019
Carson CIty 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 Carson CIty, Ne...
Posted in Automotive News
on December 22, 2019
One thing all Carson CIty drivers can do to extend the life of their battery is to keep it clean. A greasy, dirty battery holds in damaging heat. Same goes for removing corrosion from the terminals. Jigsaw Automotive can help maintain your battery.Allowing your battery to be deeply depleted like...
Posted in Fluids
on December 15, 2019
Night driving in Carson CIty is not as safe as daylight driving as evidenced by the increased accident rate at night. Much of that is simply because it's dark outside.Visibility is important to safe driving. Ninety percent of our driving decisions are based on what we see. And at night, we just c...
Posted in Headlamps
on December 08, 2019
There is no escaping it: things work better when you take care of them. Something most of us in Carson CIty can relate to is our computers. You've probably noticed how they get slower and slower over time. It takes longer to start up...
Posted in Fuel System
on December 01, 2019
Carson CIty 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 th...
Posted in Service Standards
on November 24, 2019