In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and then other valves open to let out the exhaust. All of this happens over and over thousands of times a minute when you are driving around Carson CIty. The timing belts important j...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 26, 2020
Here's a question for Carson CIty, Nevada : How long have you been enjoying the romantic glow of your Check Engine light? Hey, it's not there to create ambiance; it's a warning that something's wrong. (And, by the way, Homer Simpson's fix of covering it with tape is not a good idea.)Many condit...
Posted in Fuel System
on April 19, 2020
At Jigsaw Automotive we've had a lot of Carson CIty customers asking how they can make their vehicles last longer. These questions are actually a reflection of a trend that's been building for several years in Nevada. The median age of personal vehicles is now over nine years. And 33 percent of a...
Posted in Maintenance
on April 12, 2020
Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 05, 2020