There's a reason we use the word diagnose when we talk about fixing cars in Carson CIty. Figuring out what's wrong with your vehicle has a lot of similarities to figuring out what's wrong with someone who is ill. Vehicles are a mass of complex systems that can produce a variety of symptoms when ...
Posted in Diagnostics
on May 31, 2020
If you've ever been driving around Carson CIty and had a headlamp go out, you've probably just wanted to replace the bad bulb. If your car uses halogen headlamps, they dim over time. So if you just put in one, they won't have the same brightness, which can be distracting and will affect your fiel...
Posted in Maintenance
on May 24, 2020
There are a number of factors that contribute to the high nighttime accident rate in the Carson CIty area, things like drowsy driving and a higher rate of impaired driving. Without a doubt, visibility is a major contributor. Let's focus on visibilityIt's said that 90 percent of our driving decisi...
Posted in Headlamps
on May 17, 2020
Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it's best for Carson CIty residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can...
Posted in Fluids
on May 10, 2020
Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more at a cons...
Posted in Service Intervals
on May 03, 2020