Jigsaw Automotive: Carson City, Nevada Auto Repair
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Exhaust Service at Jigsaw Automotive: Passing the Smell Test

The exhaust system on a vehicle is more complex than most Carson CIty residents realize. It contains everything from old-fashioned pipes and clamps to sophisticated computers and sensors. All Nevada folks know a properly functioning exhaust system is good for the environment, but someti... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Car Weight and Your Nevada Driving

Weight is the enemy of fuel economy. Everyone from Carson CIty knows this makes sense.Some of us in the Carson CIty area carry a bunch of unnecessary weight, and I'm not talkin' what you see in the mirror.Guys: sports equipment and tools. Ladies: well, just take a look around the passeng... Read More

Defensive Driving in Carson CIty, Nevada

  There was a man in the Carson CIty area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home – so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we often focus on our local Nevada highway situations. The fact of the matter is we need to be just as careful close... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Carson CIty Drivers

Knowing how their engine works can help Carson CIty drivers make informed decisions about auto care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a piston that moves up... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Carson CIty Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surpr... Read More

Nevada: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

Nevada residents may have heard that vehicles don't need their oil changed as often as they used to. That's true. But it's not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what is... Read More

Beware of Cheap Tires in Carson CIty

Do you like to shop for shoes in Carson CIty?When buying a running shoe, is quality important?Does durability matter as long as the shoes look fabulous?Would you rather have one pair of long lasting shoes or two pairs of lower quality shoes at the same price?Is the warranty important wh... Read More

Does Your Car Have A Recall Item?

No matter how well they're made, vehicles are bound to have problems with their design or manufacturing. Think of all the moving parts. When the government thinks a problem is really serious, they require the vehicle manufacturer to issue recall notices to Carson CIty residents and to f... Read More

The Jigsaw Automotive Guide to Tire Specs

You know you need new tires, but you're not sure what type. You look at a tire to get the size: 225, 50, R, 16, 92, H. All the way to the Carson CIty service center you keep repeating it over and over. You even say it over in your mind while waiting in line. Then you get to the counter ... Read More

What Is That? Check Engine Light Service at Jigsaw Automotive

Okay. You went to your local Carson CIty car wash, and while your vehicle was under the dryer, the Check Engine light started flashing. Panic! What did you just do? Something is seriously wrong with the vehicle! You head for the nearest Carson CIty service center, but on the way, the Ch... Read More

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