Jigsaw Automotive: Carson City, Nevada Auto Repair
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Carson CIty Exhaust and Emissions Service

Many Carson CIty residents don't realize that there is more to exhaust system maintenance than just tailpipes and mufflers, if you can see smoke or if it's too loud. Exhaust service at a full-service automotive cent... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Dirty Oil in Your Carson CIty Vehicle

If you're a quart low in your vehicle, there isn't enough motor oil to lubricate your engine properly. The extra friction causes drag that reduces fuel economy while you're driving around the Carson CIty area.The sam... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for Your vehicle

Today we're going to talk about on-board diagnostics and the questions we hear from folks around Carson CIty, Nevada, who need answers about diagnostic services. They want to know what diagnostics are, what's involve... Read More

Treat Your Vehicle to Good Tires at Jigsaw Automotive

When we shop for shoes, most of us know that we can get two pairs of cheap shoes or one good pair for about the same price. And since the two cheap pairs wear out in about the same time as the good pair, there reall... Read More

The Engine Gets a Boost (Turbocharged Engine Maintenance)

If someone told you that your vehicle could have the same power but with a smaller engine, wouldn't that sound like great idea? Just think, a smaller engine would save you money at the gas station and you'd still get the same horsepower. The technology to do just that has been around for a long t... Read More

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Carson CIty area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first i... Read More

Jigsaw Automotive Automotive Tips: Alternator

Your alternator makes electricity to start and run your engine and all of the vital electrical systems in your vehicle. That’s everything from the on-board computers to the turn signals. And of course there is the entertainment system, seat heaters, power windows and everything you plug into the ... Read More

To Fix or Not To Fix: That Is the Question.

No matter what vehicle you drive, when certain things break, you have to make a decision.  Should I get it fixed now, later or never?  Air conditioning is one of those things.  You can certainly live without air conditioning, but it sure is nice to have on a sweltering day. Let's say your air con... Read More

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

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