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July 2021

What Is an EGR Valve? (EGR Valve Service)

If you've ever felt your vehicle hesitate, go, then hesitate again, you might think there's something wrong with the transmission. After all, it's not moving smoothly down the road. But there are plenty of malfunctions that can cause those symptoms, one of them being something you may have nev... Read More

Your Vehicle Is NOT Maintenance Free, CARSON CITY Car Owners

A generation ago, CARSON CITY drivers seemed to be more inclined to keep their vehicle's preventive maintenance on schedule. One reason for this may be that vehicles back then were a lot less reliable than they are today. Taking your vehicle in to your CARSON CITY shop every year or two for repa... Read More

Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

At Jigsaw Automotive we get a lot of CARSON CITY drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around NV, so it's important to know that the vehicle is up to the task and won't leave you stranded.S... Read More

Custom Wheels and Tires for Your CARSON CITY Ride

It seems like everywhere you go in the CARSON CITY area you see custom wheels. Big trucks, little cars, mini-vans - it doesn't matter - are expressing themselves with custom wheels. Some NV auto owners want smaller tires and wheels - some want larger - and some want them enormous. So where do y... Read More

Change Your Wiper Blades Twice Yearly at Jigsaw Automotive

Because 90% of our driving decisions are based on visual information, unobscured vision is paramount. Which brings us to the topic of today's Jigsaw Automotive article: wiper blades. While this isn't the most exciting automotive subject, it's important. You wouldn't drive at night in CARSON CITY ... Read More

Why a Trip Inspection Is a Good Idea

At Jigsaw Automotive we get a lot of CARSON CITY drivers asking about vehicle trip preparation. That's a big deal. You could be driving through mountains and deserts in some pretty lonely areas around NV, so it's important to know that the vehicle is up to the task and won't leave you stranded.S... Read More

On Board Diagnostics for CARSON CITY Motorists

Some CARSON CITY vehicle owners wonder why Jigsaw Automotive and other CARSON CITY auto repair shops charge a fee for vehicle diagnostics.Receiving a diagnostic charge at Jigsaw Automotive for a tricky automotive problem shouldn't be a surprise. In the CARSON CITY area, automotive diagnostics c... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near CARSON CITY, NV

A lot of fuel is wasted in the CARSON CITY area by dirty fuel delivery systems in vehicles.Let's start at the tank. The gas tank gathers dirt, rust and sediment over the years. That's why there's a fuel filter to clean the fuel after it leaves the tank. A dirty filter will rob the engine of the c... Read More

Not So Cool (Air Conditioning Systems)

There's nothing quite like getting in your vehicle on a hot day, switching on the air conditioning and having warm air blow out of the vents. You may have had no problem for months and then, one day, you are driving around in a sauna. You're hot stuff, but not in a good way!So what goes wrong w... Read More

Power Steering Service in CARSON CITY

Most CARSON CITY drivers are too young to remember life before power steering - cranking those great big steering wheels! It was a pretty good workout. Now power steering is standard. Let's look at how it works. The heart of any power steering system is its pump. The pump pressurizes the power st... Read More

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