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 fix...
Posted in Maintenance
on March 31, 2019
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 an...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on March 24, 2019
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 Chec...
Posted in Diagnostics
on March 17, 2019
For those of you in Carson CIty, Nevada who pay attention to these things, you may have been hearing about the new direct injection engines and want to learn more about them. Some deliver the power of a V8 with the economy of a V6.For example, in one family of engines the conventional V6 ...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 10, 2019
So you have some exciting plans for the weekend. You're going to take some of your friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you've gotten the boat all ready. And you haven't forgotten about your tow vehicle. You've gassed it up and even vacuumed it out. However, there is ...
Posted in Timing Belt
on March 03, 2019