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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

Fuel Saving Tip: CARSON CITY Tune Up

Have you ever gone to listen to an orchestra? The musicians take the stage early and tune their instruments. Each individual instrument must be in tune, but the critical thing is for the entire orchestra to be in tune with each other. That's why they tune up together.Now this is no surprise; I'm ... Read More

Service to Improve Fuel Economy

The price of gas in Nevada has got people in Carson CIty talking. It seems that Carson CIty folks who need a bigger vehicle to carry family and gear, or provide four wheel drive, are hit especially hard. That is why we thought it would be good to review some things that anyone can do to improve ... Read More

Fuel Filter Replacement

Hello Carson CIty resident! You would never like to drink a glass of mud, right? Well, your vehicle feels the same way. It needs a steady supply of clean fuel in order to run well and deliver good fuel economy. The fuel filter's job is to clean dirt and rust out of the fuel before it gets to your... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Slow Down Around Carson CIty

There's not much we can do about the price of gas in Carson CIty, Nevada, but we do quite a bit about how much we use as we're driving on our Carson CIty streets.Our driving habits can dramatically affect our fuel economy.The first thing we can do is watch the 'go-pedal.' Hard acceleration just s... Read More

Maintaining Your Diesel in Carson CIty

Diesel engines have been used extensively in Europe and Asia for many years. They haven't been as common in the Carson CIty area because of the high sulfur content in our diesel fuel. But the government is now mandating lower sulfur content and, as a result, we are going to see more Carson CIty ... Read More

Fuel Saving Tip: Fuel System Cleaning Near Carson CIty, Nevada

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

Fuel System Cleaning at Jigsaw Automotive

Is your vehicle sometimes hard to start early in the morning? When you turn the key, does it hesitate or stutter? If so, the problem could be the result of a dirty fuel system. Your vehicle's fuel system starts with the air filter and ends in the top of your engine. Over time, different parts of ... Read More

Give Your Engine Clean Fuel with a New Fuel Filter from Jigsaw Automotive

Your vehicle requires plenty of clean fuel to run. If your fuel contains contaminants, your fuel injectors will eventually become clogged up. When this happens, your vehicle engine may not get the proper amount of fuel at the correct pressure to run at peak performance. This hurts performance as... Read More

Jigsaw Automotive Fuel Saving Tip for Carson CIty: Check Engine Light

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... Read More

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